Barnsley - Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

A Community for Barnsley's 'Kitchener Marines' who were Army Recruits transferred to RNVR in 1914 and additionally conscripts to the RNVR 'R' number series from May 1916. --------- Based on the research to be found on the Jack Clegg website (http://www.jackclegg.com/kitchener.htm) which contains photographs of many of the men. ------------ All Barnsley men and women who served in WW1 will eventually be remembered in the main Community here ---- https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/community/49 ------- Initial data provided by the Barnsley War Memorials Project http://www.barnsleywarmemorials.org.uk/ ----------- Newspaper pictures with thanks to Barnsley Archives http://www.experience-barnsley.com/archives-and-discovery-centre ------------ If you are having trouble adding information to men in this Community on Lives of the First World War I would be happy to help. ----- Linda Hutton IWM Volunteer barnsleyhistorian@gmail.com

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