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Harry Patch, oldest surviving WW1 soldier
Album of memorabilia associated with the Langemarck plaque ceremony
Colin Butler, who submitted this story, worked for Lyn Macdonald researching WW1 and now runs battlefield tours to the Menin Gate. He met Harry Patch (1898-2009)and organised the return of Harry as a member of the 7th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, and the oldest surviving WW1 soldier, to Langemarck to unveil a plaque on 27 September 2008. He submitted an album of memorabilia associated with the Langemarck plaque ceremony.