Photograph of Captain Frederick G P Gedge

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Frederick George Peter Gedge served in the Royal Engineers. He was appointed Temporary Captain 3/11/1915. He is wearing the ribbons from his service with the City of London Imperial Volunteers in the Boer War. He was awarded the DSO in 1918. In the Second World War he was a Major in the Home Guard in Wimborne. Editor's Comment: Note the 'T' below collar badges, signifying 'Territorial Force', also the private purchase 'Gor'blimey' cap, with flaps...