Eric Ralph Zealley, known as Ralph, was born in 1897. Parents, Andrew and Adela Zealley, of Coly Bank, Colyton, Devon. He was a native of Wadeford, Chard, Somerset and joined first the King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) and then the RAF. Extract from Reminiscences of John Blofield (his cousin) Eric Ralph was the only son […]
The curved ceiling of the Menin Gate Memorial with the rebuilt town in the distance.
A detail of Panel 11 of the Memorial with Joe’s friend Fellowes among those without a grave.
Army map of 1st Ypres 29th October, 1914 – source, copy in the 'In Flanders Fields Museum', with permission. Where Joseph Garvey was captured is circled.