Arthur Barraclough — The story of the ‘sludgeman’

Arthur's friends in the trenches thought his adventure deserved a medal. Find out if he got one and what he had to do in the dead of night.

Arthur Barraclough by Keith Collman

Arthur Barraclough tells his story of nearly winning a medal, but not quite

Arthur was ordered to take a message to the artillery battery because shells were falling short and into their trenches. At night and in the mud it was a real task. Listen to how Arthur carried out his mission, it's a gem.
 

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