Available now from the museum shop
Six hundred and fifty men from the small Hertfordshire town of Ware fought in the 1914-
That represents the horrifying figure of one death for every three Ware men in uniform. Almost every family in Ware lost a son, husband or other relative; every street was affected by the deaths of neighbours. Most of the men were in the 1st Battalion of the Hertfordshire Regiment (Territorials).
Derek Armes who is a former volunteer at the Ware Museum has carried out extensive research into "Our Boys" and tells their story, together with that of their families and the battles in which they fought. The book is well illustrated with 23 period photographs and five maps.
This new edition of Our-
Ware Men in the First World War
By Derek Armes