Prisoner of War autograph book, item 11

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                               6/1/18

Pte. H. Sykes 32935

  17th Lancashire Fusiliers


Taken prisoner at Arras 26/11/16


Kindly smiles from those around you,

Words of love from friends who roam,

Pleasant joys and sunny prospects

Gather  round your hearth and home

            ~~~~

H. Sykes

  7 Lanehead

         Bacup

            Lancashire

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Captured at Arras 26th Nov 1916        6/1/18

Pte Richard Dawson 32993

      17th Batt. Lancashire Fusiliers 

                  ~~~~

Then worry no'an mon abeaut wod has to be

Tho' yor days may be sad or sublime

Ther's One up aboan knows what's suited

            for thee

lo'a herefaith live a day at time

                     [image of drawing of a woman petting a cat on a table]

Richard Dawson

   12 Ashton Street

        Darwen 

         Lancashire




   

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                               6/1/18

Pte. H. Sykes 32935

  17th Lancashire Fusiliers


Taken prisoner at Arras 26/11/16


Kindly smiles from those around you,

Words of love from friends who roam,

Pleasant joys and sunny prospects

Gather  round your hearth and home

            ~~~~

H. Sykes

  7 Lanehead

         Bacup

            Lancashire

[end page]

[start page]

Captured at Arras 26th Nov 1916        6/1/18

Pte Richard Dawson 32993

      17th Batt. Lancashire Fusiliers 

                  ~~~~

Then worry no'an mon abeaut wod has to be

Tho' yor days may be sad or sublime

Ther's One up aboan knows what's suited

            for thee

lo'a herefaith live a day at time

                     [image of drawing of a woman petting a cat on a table]

Richard Dawson

   12 Ashton Street

        Darwen 

         Lancashire




   


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  • April 3, 2017 17:29:57 Annick Rodriguez

                                   6/1/18

    Pte. H. Sykes 32935

      17th Lancashire Fusiliers


    Taken prisoner at Arras 26/11/16


    Kindly smiles from those around you,

    Words of love from friends who roam,

    Pleasant joys and sunny prospects

    Gather  round your hearth and home

                ~~~~

    H. Sykes

      7 Lanehead

             Bacup

                Lancashire

    [end page]

    [start page]

    Captured at Arras 26th Nov 1916        6/1/18

    Pte Richard Dawson 32993

          17th Batt. Lancashire Fusiliers 

                      ~~~~

    Then worry no'an mon abeaut wod has to be

    Tho' yor days may be sad or sublime

    Ther's One up aboan knows what's suited

                for thee

    lo'a herefaith live a day at time

                         [image of drawing of a woman petting a cat on a table]

    Richard Dawson

       12 Ashton Street

            Darwen 

             Lancashire




       

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    Thomas Langdale
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