Category: WW1 Land Girl Profiles

Elizabeth Jane Hall (nee Steel)

Elizabeth Jane Hall (nee Steel)

General Information First Name(s): Elizabeth Jane Unmarried Surname: Steel Married Surname: Hall Date of Birth: 28th October 1900 Date of Death: 28th September 1948 General Information Elizabeth was the youngest daughter of George Steel (1865-1949) and...

Nellie Wright in 1918

Nellie Wright

“My wonderful Grandmother Miss Nellie Wright (later Mrs Nellie Evans), was born in Wednesbury, West Midlands in August 1899 and served in the Women’s Forestry Service sometime during 1917 and 1918. At first, she...

Catherine Jane Evans

Catherine Evans

General Information First Name(s): Catherine Jane Unmarried Surname: Evans Married Surname: Grainger (1918) Date of Birth: 4 January 1896 Place of Birth: Talacre Lodge, Gronant, Talacre Employment Village: Machynlleth Life After War As Catherine married in...

Daisy with pig. This photo published in the local paper captioned "His last picture". Pencil note 1921.

Daisy Dance

General Information First Name(s): Daisy Irene Unmarried Surname: Dance Married Surname: (Died in 1968.) Unmarried so far as known. Date of Birth: 1898 Place of Birth: Downside, Cobham, Surrey Date Joined WLA: 28 March 1919 at...

Teresa Hooley in WLA Uniform - Derby Telegraph

Teresa Hooley

General Information First Name(s): Teresea Unmarried Surname: Hooley Married Surname: Butler Place of Birth: Derbyshire (?)   Employment County: Derbyshire   Life After War Information from Philip Dalling in the Derby Telegraph. “After the First World War, Teresa found the...