Trerise Brothers of Cury, 1916-1918
|Place||Cury Cornwall United Kingdom|
|Date||1914 — 1918|
|Keywords||War and Conflict World War One Armed Forces British Army People Cury|
|Copyright||Image Courtesy of Helston Museum|
The Trerise brothers from Cury, during World War One, 1916-1918. The four brothers, born at Towan House, Cury, all served and returned safely after the 1914-1918 War. They are pictured in uniform and were sons of Richard John and Elizabeth Mary Trerise. Back row left: Harold, back row right: Richard Thomas, front row left: John Henry (Jack), front row right: William James (Willie). After the War, Harold emigrated to the USA to begin a new life working for the Ford Motor Company, Richard Thomas worked on several local farms and Willie was a professional golfer at Mullion Golf Course for 40 years.