Monthly Archives: July 2017

ARTHUR STOCKER’S FIRST WORLD WAR

My grandfather on my Mother’s side was Albert Stocker, the eldest of four brothers born in Battersea in the 1880s and 1890s. His youngest brother was Arthur. By the time the First World War broke out at the end of July 1914, Albert was already a corporal in the Territorial Army but his three brothers […]