Photo of Frank Dowdeswell in hospital uniform with a walking cane, with two other soldiers

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Frank Dowdeswell was the father of Pam Hyett. He was known to his family as 'Curly', because of his hair. Part of a collection relating to the service of Frank (7th Buffs) and Bob (Army Service Corps) Dowdeswell, of Shaw Green, Prestbury, nr Cheltenham. Bob died in April 1917 after a lorry accident.