As in other northern villages and schools, many of the young men went off to the wars and never came back. There is a memorial to honour those who studied at Earnseat School and lost their lives fighting for their country.
The history of one of these, A.A.Aladin, has been researched by John Caldwell and you can read his account here:
The War Memorial is also mentioned in the national memorial site:
The Barnes Charitable Trust was set up in 1991 under the terms of the will of the late John Barnes, who for many years was the owner of Earnseat School.
The Barnes Charitable Trust Registered Charity 1002338
Trustees: Andy Pringle (Chairman), Ian Walsh (Secretary), Mary Hamilton (Treasurer), David Barton (Vice-Chair), Helen Caldwell, Julia Holroyd, Basil Herwald, John Stride, Michelle Thear,
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