Once again,many thanks Keith.
This one is loking a distinct possibility>His first wife died in 1948,so it's highly likely he could have remarried, hence the step children.
And the lnk with one of them in Verdun is looking good too!
I've mailed my friend whose ancestors these are for his opinion.
Keep up the good work ! Greatly appreciated from someone in middle England.If you need anyone looking up over here please shout.
All the best