By Lord Ashcroft
First published in the Mail on Sunday on 11 August 2019.
The bravery of a hero British First World War soldier and how a GERMAN general answered his parents’ plea to find their missing son.
- British captain Kilby was so brave he fought on even after his foot was blown off
- Kilby went missing and his parents undertook a desperate search to locate him
- They were assisted in their task by none other than a German army officer
- Letters show how the German general answered Kilby’s parents pleas to find him