Sussex Police photo Archive 1919

A total of 94 members of West Sussex Constabulary served in the First World War, and those who returned were welcomed back with a dinner hosted by the Standing Joint Committee. Soldiers had been known as 'Tommy Atkins', and police officers returning from the war became known as 'Bobby Atkins'.

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This page was added by Paul Beaken on 26/11/2015.