Tag Archives: World War 1

In memory of Frederick George Scrase

Frederick George Scrase was born around November 1889 in Ammenhurst near the town of Brighton in Sussex and sadly was killed in action on 2nd March 1916. Frederick’s army records (L/8699) were quite extensive, which enabled me to build up quite a good picture … Continue reading

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Casulties of War

This year marks 100 years since the start of the First World War. It was all sparked by the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914 and ended with the Treaty of Versailles in 1919. The total number of military and … Continue reading

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