The kiss before dying: Nurse’s poignant farewell to First World War soldier gassed in the trenches.

The kiss before dying: Nurse’s poignant farewell to First World War soldier gassed in the trenches..

Further links on Private Charles Kerr of the 17th Manchester Regiment and his wonderful nurse

Edith Elizabeth APPLETON  O.B.E.  R.R.C.

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/poignant-journal-angel-first-world-1736925

http://www.edithappleton.org.uk/index/Charles_Kerr.asp

This is a beautiful story of love, duty and goodness alongside the horror of experiences on the Somme.

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