Remembering Edwin Marshall of Devoran and many other Cornishmen lost on the troopship Royal Edward sunk en route to Gallipoli 13 August 1915.
Royal Edward postcard image (Source: Wikipedia)
The story can be found at our previous blogpost covering Edwin Marshall: Edwin Marshall link
There is also a BBC Radio Cornwall World War One at Home radio extract about the Royal Edward sinking at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p022v86t
Devoran war memorial names M to W
Edwin Marshall, remembered in his home village 100 years on.
Posted by Mark Norris, Devoran War Memorial project.