The Story of Walter Tull

THE STORY OF WALTER TULL The story of Walter Tull is perhaps the best known of all the professional footballers to lose their lives during World War One. The first black outfield player to feature in the top division of English football and the first black officer to lead British combat troops into battle, Tull served with distinction on both the Western […]

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Footballers Killed in the First World War

FOOTBALLERS DIED IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR The following list of footballers killed during World War One is correct to the best of our knowledge and has been compiled from a substantial number of primary sources including contemporary newspaper reports, official military service records and unit war diaries, the Soldiers Died in the Great War […]

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