Roll of Honour

Illustration of a soldier, with a list of names underneath

This year's advent calendar features items relating to the First World War from National Museums Liverpool.

This Roll of Honour by local artist William Alison Martin lists the staff from the Walker Art Gallery who fought during the First World War. The text reads:

Roll of Honour
The Great European War

Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

The folowing men responded to the call of their King and Country in the Great War 1914-1918.

Herbert B Barnes
Robert Barnes
Frederick W Foulkes
Thomas H Gaze
George A Hibbert
Edward Newman
William H Spencer

This is not currently on display. It is part of the Walker Art Gallery's collection of works on paper.

Accession number WAG 5615

Merry Christmas

This is the last page of this year's advent calendar, we hope that you have enjoyed opening it. 

Merry Christmas from everyone at National Museums Liverpool.