Peter’s friends and villagers subscribed to award a gold engraved medallion in his memory as appreciation for his bravery and sacrifice in the Great War
Memories of 1917 – written by Walter Plevin in 1953.
Whilst my father’s original number in Kings Liverpool Regiment was 97270 RAMC is seems he was transferred to Ox &; Bucks Light Infantry at some point under No 30923
During the First World War, this Georgian house, set in a magnificent deer-park, was transformed into a military hospital, becoming a sanctuary from the trenches for almost 300 soldiers.
Experienced crewman Josiah Webbe on board a cargo ship