Helen McKie standing by the grave of her brother Douglas McKie, 1919
Photograph, World War One (1914-1918), 1919.
Second Lieutenant Douglas McKie was killed by shellfire during the Battle of Arras in April 1917 while serving with the 27th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion of the Northumberland Fusiliers. He was buried in the military cemetery at Roclincourt.
From leather bound scrapbook containing letters and photographs relating to the life of Second Lieutenant Douglas Hamlin McKie, Artists' Rifles and Northumberland Fusiliers.
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