Alfred James Webb Dyke was a war hero – with a checkered past.
When George Edwin Dyke was born on March 5, 1871, in Crewe, Cheshire, England, his father, Edwin Henry Dyke (1845-1923), was 26 and his mother, Selina Charlotte (nee Webb) (1848-1937), was 23. He had five brothers and four sisters. He married Rosa Dale in April 1896 in Congleton, Cheshire, England.
Robert Longworth married Margaret Alice Morris on June 7, 1884, at St. James’ Church in Chorley, Lancashire. They had nine children.
Ellenor Squires married Ellis Carman on August 30, 1887, in Cheshire, England. He died within four months of their marriage, but not before siring a son.