ABOVE: Wisewell leaving wife and home to report for duty in the Royal Army Medical Corps on 15 August 1940.

BELOW: Private Wisewell, L.J. No. 7384554, RAMC, on his first week in the British army.


RAMC shoulder flash.

Cap badge of the RAMC. Motto at base: “In Arduis Fidelis” (Faithful in Difficulty)

Evacuation of wounded.

Field hospital.