Mexborough and Swinton Times, July 15, 1916
Darfield Officer Wounded
2nd Lieutenant W Clifford Watkin (Royal Engineers )
2nd Lieutenant W Clifford Watkin, third son of Mr & Mrs R Watkin, of Holly House Darfield, as been wounded in the knee; he is in hospital in France.
Lieutenant Watkin has been out in France about 15 months, and previously to enlistment was assistant manager at Houghton Main.