Walter Harvey Hallam

 

 

 

Walter Harvey Hallam

July 1st 1916

a day to remember
by
Alison Raymond — 2017


Walter Harvey Hallam was an ordinary man cast into extraordinary circumstances. A London draper by trade, Walter volunteered for military service in 1915 as the horror of World War One unfolded across the battlefields of Europe.

On July 1st 1916 Walter was ordered ‘over the top’ into the carnage of the Battle of the Somme.

This is Walter’s story.