My grandfather is in the photograph in ‘Gallery’ of the Scots Guards working group (seated, left, holding a spoon and bowl). He was in the 2nd Battalion and before the war had seen duty at the Tower of London. He took part in the siege of Sydney Street. My grandad was a big man and […]
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.