Kelita Shaw fought with 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. He lived in Wibsey, Bradford. He was killed on the Somme on 12/10/1916 and is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial and on the Bradford Roll of Honour.
It is believed that Charles Thomas Rogers (b. 1891) survived the Great War. He served with the Royal Artillery 25th Brigade and was a Quarter Master Sergeant. He might have been born in Sheffield.
Name of contributor(s)Julie Rogers (Great Great Niece of Kelita and Charles)
Subject of the story/individual the object(s) relate toKelita Shaw and Charles Thomas Rogers
Date(s) the event(s) in the story took place1914-1918
Location(s) where the event(s) in the story took placeSomme
Object(s)Medals belonging to Charles Thomas Rogers. The ribbons are incorrect on the star and the medal on the top left. The top left medal belonged to G H Rogers of the South Staffs Regiment.
Community Collection DayCity Hall, Bradford (02/02/19)