Hickling at War

The Hickling Home Guard

War has come to Hickling (at particularly close quarters during the Civil War) and Hickling has gone out to War.

In any community the impacts of war are felt at the most personal level; in Hickling the numbers affected were small but the damage was felt deeply.

These pages aim to keep these memories and stories alive.

The Wadkin archive also contains a number of textual pages summarising ‘Hickling at War’:

W0160 a - a WWI chronology
W0160 a – a WWI chronology
W0160 d - a WWI chronology
W0160 d – a WWI chronology
W0179a Wartime in Hickling WWI & WWII
W0179a Wartime in Hickling WWI & WWII
W0160 b - a WWI chronology
W0160 b – a WWI chronology
W0160 e - a WWI chronology
W0160 e – a WWI chronology
W0179b Wartime in Hickling WWI & WWII
W0179b Wartime in Hickling WWI & WWII
W0160 c - a WWI chronology
W0160 c – a WWI chronology
W0160 f - a WWI chronology
W0160 f – a WWI chronology