Wield War Dead WW 1

WIELD WAR DEAD WW 1

Seven men from Upper & Lower Wield died fighting for their country.

The population of Wield in 1911 was 224 (although there were fewer houses than today, families were much larger). The % who lost their lives at war was 2.2%: this compares with the national average of 2.3%

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