1914 - 1918

113557 Sgt William Ambrose M.M. Royal Engineers
Awarded the MILITARY MEDAL for bravery in the Field
William Ambrose was teaching at Lander Road School when war was declared on 8th August 1914, and enlisted along with 23,000 fellow teachers during the course of the war. William survived the war, having been promoted to the rank of 2nd Lieutenant and returned to teaching after de-mobilization.

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