Frank Buckley joins the Footballers’ Battalion

Friday, December 11 – 1914
F. Buckley, the Bradford City half-back, has offered his services to the Association for the Footballers’ Battalion. Buckley was a sergeant-instructor in the 2nd battalion King’s (Liverpool) Regiment for three years. He comes of a military family, for his father was a sergeant-major.
(Daily Gazette for Middlesbrough, 11-12-1914)

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