Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

12/3/2013

The kiss before dying: Nurse’s poignant farewell to First World War soldier gassed in the trenches

Dying after being gassed in the trenches of the Western Front, young Private Charles Kerr’s last wish was a kiss from his nurse.

Touchingly, Sister Edith Appleton obliged with two – a kiss from her, and one on behalf of his mother back home in Britain. for more click here

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