Our supporters and veterans do some amazing things to support our charity.
Our WWI prisoners of war veterans
David Ironside was born in Glasgow in March 1880. He worked as an engineer before joining the Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders in early 1907, serving as a Corporal. David is on the far left of the photograph above, taken at our then headquarters in…
13 July 2017 10:00
From Regent’s Park to Shanghai – a blind veteran in China
Alec’s eyesight began to fail as a result of his service and he joined us in 1919. He spent time at our then base in Regent’s Park, where he learnt to read and write braille, to type, and trained as a masseur, or physiotherapist. Alec also enjoyed t…
15 June 2017 09:00