The book tells the story of those who served and also the home front. Most Saddleworth men served in the local regiment the 1/7 Bn Duke of Wellington (West Riding) seeing action at Ypres in 1915, the Somme in 1916 and elsewhere. In Saddleworth women served as nursing VADs at the military hospital at Ashway Gap.
Includes the details of the Roll of the Fallen on the Saddleworth Pots & Pans war memorial and elsewhere.
Details of award recipients and POWs.
Author: Dr K.W. Michinson
Hardback, dustjacket, eight pages of colour and twelve pages of b&w illustrations, 240 pages.