This website is a supplement to the book TICKHILL - discover its past

which was published by Tickhill & District Local History Society in September 2014.

The website contains only new material not published in the book.

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15 - TICKHILL and WAR

Throughout history the people of Tickhill have experienced the effects of war in different ways: through actual combat, through hardship and  deprivation and  through heartbreak as a result of the loss of loved ones. This chapter describes how a community survived the horrors of war.

Chapter Contents of the Book

Tickhill Men who Served in WWI

German POW helping on Rawson’s farm

Bomber Crash at Tickhill

Memories of VE Day