Archives for April 2014


Everyone has a treasure trove of family memories tucked away somewhere. It may be a card, a photograph, or even a thought. Some memories bring back a time, a place or a person. Some people have good Continue Reading

Why this site

There are several reasons for creating this website: It allows relatives from the Perkins family to understand what happened to Edward Claude Perkins during the First World War and allows readers Continue Reading

About this site

This site is about Edward Claude Perkins. Claude, as he was known to his family, is recognised as one of the Boy Soldiers on the Roll of Honour at the Australian War Memorial. Claude joined the Continue Reading

My World War 1 Pinterest Board

Here are some pictures of my World War 1 Pinterest Board. I've been using my World War 1 Pinterest Board for some time putting together images from World War 1 that are relevant to the period and time Continue Reading