PHotograph of John Edward Burnham

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
I knew very little of my father's service in the First World War until july 2007 when contacted by Rupert Drake, Newark, Notts. who was researching 1st Heavy East Hull Battery. He provided details of my father's time in South Africa and France etc. He also identified my only photograph as being taken at Charlton Park, near London prior to embarkation to South Africa, finally landing in Killindine/Mombassa on 14/3/1916. In Aug/Sept 1917 he embarked...