No.23 (Mortar) Platoon, 1st Battalion The Border Regiment, at Chesterfield, February 1944. Copyright: Border Regiment Museum / Bill Homer and Jack Hardwick. Larger image.


Back row (left to right): Privates A. Hughes and Green, Corporal Bates, Privates Joe Coupe, K. Egerton, J. Fosbrooke and Dixon, Lance-Corporal Ronnie Lord, Corporal McInnes, Privates J. Middlemiss, Fred Seed (KIA 21/09/44), J. Dunne, Turner and Arthur Smart (KIA 24/09/44).


Middle row: Privates Edward Mason, M. Chalet, McLaughlin, Robert Price, John Hart, Syd Cringle, Ernie Westerman, Jack Hardwick, F. McGarr, Denton, Ron Tierney, Searson, Latimer, Wilson and Robert Ellery (KIA 21/09/44).


Front row: Private Ramshaw, Corporals Jim McDowell and Eric Tebay, Privates Joe Hutchinson, Dennis Cooper and Norman Knight, Lieutenant Mike Holman, Sergeant Fred Price (KIA 22/09/44), Privates Johnny Gordon, Quinn and Oakley.