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Belton Park Entertainment – 17th Manchesters 17th October 1915

MEN 21.5.1915 © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

MEN 21.5.1915 © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

For more information see Belton Park and Larkhill | 17th Battalion Manchester Regiment on the Somme.

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Belton Park, Grantham – 17th Manchesters arrive 24th April 1915

MEN 21.5.1915 © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

MEN 21.5.1915 © THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

The Manchester Brigade left there home training areas on 24th April 1915 and formed part of the 30th Division in their new barracks in Lincolnshire.

See Belton Park and Larkhill | 17th Battalion Manchester Regiment on the Somme.

20th Manchesters Belton Park

20th Manchesters Belton Park

Belton Park, Grantham – May 1915

This is a postcard showing the 5th City Battalion – 20th Manchester Regiment – marching into Belton Park in March 1915.  The 17th Battalion will have followed the same route that March. Courtesy http://www.europeana1914-1918.eu/en/contributions/3321#prettyPhoto

Believed to have been written by Lance Corporal William Hunt

Believed to have been written by Lance Corporal William Hunt

20th Manchesters Belton Park

20th Manchesters Belton Park