Officer (to wounded Irish soldier): 'So you want me to read your girl's letter to you?' Pat: 'Sure, sir, and as it's rather private will you please stuff some cotton wool in yer ears while ye read it?' E H Shephard
Royal Marines. Grandfather George Hill RMB 595, 1904 to 1920. Awarded 1914-15 Star, British and Victory Medal for WW1, LSGC 1920 and Defense and War Medal 1938-1945. Father to three sons and one daughter. Was raised in Edmonton Union Workhouse 1880's to 1900's..