Percy and Ethel Matthews

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Percy Matthews trained at the Ramsgate School of Art. During World War I he served on the Western Front as a Private in the Kentish Buffs, and later in Salonika as a Lieutenant in the Middlesex Regiment. It was in Salonika that he produced his remarkable sketches of scenes and characters from military and civilian life. He is pictured here with Ethel, his wife, who also studied at Ramsgate. Editor's Comment: Percy Matthews is here...