The Headland Family
Photographs kindly submitted by Sgt Chris Headland, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment.
The Headland Boys - WW1
Left to Right: Chris's Grandad (9th Royal Scots), Albert (Hampshires) & Ted (Poachers).
Cpl Issac Edwin Headland (Ted) WW1.
Ted, Chris's Great Uncle, survived the Great war, despite being wounded and gassed. His son, Albert, would be killed in Italy, 1945.
A Poacher's Wedding, Cleethorpes 1940. Chris's Uncle Rob.
Alan Trist, Germany 1953. Chris's Brother-in-law.
Left to Right:
1. Albert Headland (son of Isaac Edwin Headland) was Killed in a Flying Accident in Italy in 1945. He had been a Sgt Fighter Pilot on Mustangs with 112 Sqn RAF.
2. Rob Waumsley & his wife. Rob was a survivor of Dunkirk (he was with the British Expeditionary Force).
3. Ted Chapman - Ange's Dad (Chris's father-in-law). Day 1 of his National Service, with the Lincoln's (Standing 2nd left). Rest in Peace Ted (1939 - 2010)
4. Rob Waumsley & his wife, 1940.
5. 2nd Lieutenant A H Trist. Goslar 1953.