Shipleys in Wolds Wagoners

Wolds Wagoners [SIC] Reserve, a regiment that Lt Col. Sir Mark SYKES squire of Sledmere raised from the local rural population, they formed a core of an elite troop of horsemen much in demand throughout the army to maintain a stead supply of materials and munitions to the frontline.
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daveian
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Shipleys in Wolds Wagoners

Post by daveian » Tue Jan 03, 2012 9:39 am

Does anyone know if any Shipleys served in the Wolds Wagoners.My grandmother was a Shipley.a very well known Wolds family name
Regards David

tremal
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Post by tremal » Tue Jan 03, 2012 2:32 pm

If you look at earlier messages on this subject, you will find references to Shipley and how to access the nominal roll!

DriffieldOnline
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Post by DriffieldOnline » Wed Jan 04, 2012 11:11 pm

That Yorkshire History website seems to be offline at the moment, however i have a similar list.



Wg 160
John William SHIPLEY
Age : 21
Height : 63
Weight : 134 lbs
Eye Colour : Blue
Hair Colour : Fair
Occupation : Carter
Place of Birth : York
Attestation : 6.3.1913 Birdsall



Wg 1021
Arthur SHIPLEY
Age : 19
Height : 69"
Weight : 140 lbs
Eye Colour : Blue
Hair Colour : Brown
Occupation : Farm Service
Place of Birth : Middleton-on-the-Wolds
Attestation : 27.6.1914 at Driffield


Wg 1066
Walter SHIPLEY
Age : 19
Height : 67"
Weight : 161 lbs
Eye Colour : Hazel
Hair Colour : Brown
Occupation : Farm Service
Place of Birth : Nafferton
Attestation : 2.7.1914 Lowthorpe

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