1. ITV Report

Funerals for World War One soldiers

Members of the Honourable Artillery Company carry the coffin into the cemetery Photo: ITN

Relatives from Hampshire and Kent have travelled to France to attend the funeral of two soldiers who died in Northern France in 1917.

The bodies of Lieutenant John Harold Pritchard and Private Christopher Douglas Elphick were discovered in 2009, but they were not identified till later.

Lieutenant John Harold Pritchard Credit: MoD
Pte Christopher Douglas Elphick Credit: MoD

They are now being reburied in the Honourable Artillery Company Military Cemetery.