- Private Frederick Ward, 1st Beds, who is now a prisoner of war in the hands of the Germans
- Private Arthur Ward, Royal Irish Fusiliers
- Private Alfred Ward, 3rd Beds
- Private John Ward, 5th Beds
- Private James Ward, 5th Beds
Mr Ward also has two nephews in the Bedfordshire Regiment and a third, Percy Ticock, in the East Anglian Engineers, making a total of nine serving family members.
3rd December 1914