Maurice Darby - One of the Few Brought Home From the Great War

Little Ness

Once of the Grenadiers

One of the few men of the Great War to die on the Western Front and buried back in Britain

Uncover the true history of a young officer of Coalbrookdale heritage Maurice Darby


His grave lies at Little Ness church in the Shropshire countryside


One of the few men of the Great War who died on the battlefields of France and was repatriated home to be buried not with the glorious dead but in the family plot

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