My thanks are due to:

  • Cyril Shuttleworth, for keeping the diary and letter safe for so long
  • Walter Eades, for passing them on to me
  • Kathryn Lewis (née Eades), for the 1992 photographs and for the development & maintenance of this website
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission for information and their devoted care
  • Walter Shuttleworth, to whose memory this document is dedicated
  • and my wife, for her help and support in this project