• A Weston (New South Wales) Fighting Family

Mrs. Margaret Balsdon, of Weston, N.S.W., had four sons and a grandson at the war. Two sons and the grandson have given their lives for the Empire, and another son has been wounded. Joseph Tucker Balsdon (wounded), Russell Henry Balsdon (died of wounds 28 July, 1916), George Bell Balsdon - Northumberland Fusiliers, James Balsdon Kneeling - Northumberland Fusiliers (killed in action 18 August, 1916), James Balsdon (died whilst prisoner of war 19-20 July 1916) Sydney Mail Wednesday 27 December, 1916.