The Face of World War One | 2014

The Face of WW1 was commissioned by BBC Local Radio to commemorate the sacrifices made by those during World War One, shaped the face of today. The artwork contains more than 30,000 photographs and is 150 square metres.
Private James Ernest Beaney was born in Battersea, London. He served in The Queen’s Regiment, arriving in France on May 31st, 1915. James died aged 23 on August 8th, 1916 at the Somme. ©The People’s Picture