Joseph Bushby

2nd Lieutenant Joseph Brian Bushby
2/6th Battalion, The South Staffordshire Regiment


From Kettlewell, Yorkshire; later Marton near Skipton
Attended Ermsyted’s Grammar School 1904-10
profession: teacher
Originally a private (2739) in 2/6th Battalion West Riding Reg
Gazetted to 6th SSR in late 1917
Transferred to 5th Btn SSR in, or after April 1918.

http://www.cpgw.org.uk/ – excellent database,including local newspaper articles
Features in Book: A GrammarSchool at War; the Story of Ermysted’s GrammarSchool during the Great War (see http://www.mattocksmilitarybooks.com/)

Information supplied by Steve Howarth

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