Appeal to discover names of people featured on 1940s Acklam Home Guard photograph

An appeal has gone out to discover the identities of a number of people in a vintage photograph

Wednesday, 12th May 2021, 12:40 pm
This rare photograph of Acklam’s Home Guard outside Mrs Skerry’s house, next to the Half Moon Inn, on a 1940s postcard was found on eBay.

The rare photograph of Acklam’s Home Guard outside Mrs Skerry’s house, next to the Half Moon Inn, on a 1940s postcard was found on eBay.

Keith Holtby, at Acklam Archives, said: “Only two men have been identified and help is needed to name them all.

“If you can assist please contact Acklam Archives c/o Keith Holtby by emailing [email protected] or calling 01653 658402.”