It was decided the body would be buried with full honours in Westminster Abbey and on November 11, 1920, Rev Railton saw his dream become reality.
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Remembrance Day: Lochaber pays homage to its war dead
How Argyll and Bute Remembered is a publication which illustrates events staged in the area from 2014 to 2018.
How Argyll and Bute Remembered is a planned commemorative publication which illustrates several events staged in the area to mark the centenary of the end of the war.
Visits to the Islay Museum and war memorials also helped the children to understand better the tragic impact of the war.