Photograph of Peter Gordon Girdwood.
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|Subject||Girdwood, Peter Gordon|
|Title||Photograph of Peter Gordon Girdwood.|
|Notes||Peter was injured in the leg during the Dardenelles campaign and consequently as a result of this injury left the army. However after receiving a white feather in Leith Walk (alleging cowardice)he went to Dalmony Street (recruiting centre) and volunteered again. Unfortunately he was injured again and lost an eye.|
|Item Date||May 1915|
|Item medium||Photographic paper|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Everett Sharp (Edinburgh Library Submission Day 4th June 2008)|
|Contributed on the behalf of||Margaret Abel|