Harrison’s Fallen: Patrick Downey MM and the Wyrley Memorial Gate Error

Posted: May 5, 2014 in Soldiers, War Memorials, WWI
Patrick's medal card, showing his medals returned and that the Military Medal had been scrapped.

Patrick’s medal card, showing his medals returned and that the Military Medal had been scrapped.

Read about Irishman and Bridgtown bricklayer, Patrick Downey, who was awarded the Military Medal and has, I believe, been recorded wrongly on the Great Wyrley memorial gates…https://wyrleyblog.wordpress.com/wyrley-landywood/the-harrisons-club-great-wyrley-war-memorial-history/harrisons-fallen-patrick-downey-mm-and-the-wyrley-memorial-gate-error/

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