Those from Gatehouse and District who Served in World War 1, compiled by Margaret Wright is a new 186 page book recording the people connected with Gatehouse of Fleet who served in the First World War. The book accompanies the exhibition Gatehouse Folk in the Great War which will continue in the Mill on the Fleet Exhibition Centre till the end of October.
Those from Gatehouse and District who served in World War 1 is a meticulously researched volume, which contains all the information that is known about the men and women from Gatehouse and District, or who had a connection with Gatehouse, who went to serve their country in the Great War. This volume is a valuable source for all those interested in finding out more about the people of Gatehouse who served their country in the First World War. There is now an opportunity to purchase the book online with the proceeds of the sales being donated to service charities. For any one visiting Gatehouse, the book is also available in the Mill on the Fleet. The book is intended to provide a lasting memorial to all those who served. Cost is £10.