My contribution to this brilliant Heritage Lottery Funded Project.
The piece is entitled “The First Half Hour” .
It commemorates the opening minutes of the Battle of the Somme. My paternal grandfather, Private Fred Tregurtha (No. 28782) took part in this. He was one of the 11th Battalion East Lancashire Regiment, otherwise known as the ‘Accrington Pals’
Exhibition at the Atrium, University Centre Blackburn College.
Wednesday 25 – Friday 28 November 2015.