|Joseph was born in St. Pancras in 1894,
the son of James Barley, an undertaker, and Emma (nee Povey).
In a letter sent by Jospeh to his mother in 1861 from
Bangalore, he says :-
"I had been busy all day and was playing
at the Bowring Club just until ten oclock pm."
Medal card : Pte. - 1/25th London Regt. - India
.G.S. Medal Afghan 1919.
[1/25th Regt. Address Book*] -
'A' Coy. - 27 Archibald Rd, Highgate, N.
Bowring Club, Bangalore
Photo of the Bowring
Club courtesy of GVPedia and the Bowring Institute.