Tom Duffin (Senior) was responsible for looking after the policing of the village area, and was a member of the Stoak and Christleton Mounted Brigade during WWI.
Cheshire Observer 30th December 1916
Tom Duffin, son of Mr Tom Duffin of Christleton has received the Military Medal in the field whilst serving the Canadians.
Parish Magazine January 1917
There is a report of the award of a Military Medal.
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