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Arthur and Ned Goodchild

Arthur Goodchild (left), Sutton and Edmund Goodchild (right) recruits from Shoreham Camp photographed at Brighton Pier, 1914. Photo credit 25. Creative Commons license CC BY-NC.

‘I feel strong and well, the army is making a man of me.’
Arthur Goodchild, 28th Oct 1914. (Quote credit 2)

Throughout the First World War, Shoreham Camp was home to men from all walks of life and from all over the world.

Discover their personal stories and their connection to Shoreham Camp:

The farming lads
The entertainer
The artist
The writer
The local lad