Family reunited with World War One jewellery found in Ramsbottom charity shop

A FAMILY have been reunited with a World War One brooch after it was discovered in a Bury charity shop.
Jennifer McDonough recently came across the jewellery while volunteering at the Bury Hospice shop in Ramsbottom town centre.
As the brooch possessed no information other than a picture of a young soldier, Ms McDonough decided to put an appeal on Facebook to identify the man and track down his family.
From there, it was picked up by Adam Carter, who is responsible for looking after the Bury Archives, and, using material from a recent exhibition, he was able to identify the man as Private... read more

 
6 February 2018 in Regional North West , Views: 31
Source: Bury Times
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