I was reminded of my last visit to Killorglin where I saw this plaque in the entrance foyer of the Church of St. James. This did cause me to pause for a while:
If all of these are floating around my head, I might as well share them.
CAPT. J. O. C. DODD, R.M.F.
KILLED IN FRANCE 7TH NOV. 1918
BURIED AT ST. REMY
LIEUT. F. J. DODD, M.G.C. | LIEUT W. DE C. DODD, R.A.F.
GASSED | KILLED IN AIR FIGHT
DIED MILITARY HOSP., GRANTHAM | 31ST OCT. 1917
31ST OCT. 1918. | BURIED AT MARQUOIN
BURIED AT GRANTHAM |
“GREATER LOVE THAN THIS HATH NO
MAN. THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS
LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS.”
R. I. P.