They tell him about life far from home and how they miss Cornwall. Cornwall Records Office holds several of these letters. Click here to read a letter from Cpl A. Polkinghorne of St Day Road, Redruth.
Twenty of the young men from the Bible Class died.
A brass plaque was unveiled in 1920 to remember those who served and lost their lives. Outside the chapel, there is a tablet of Cornish and Aberdeen granite in honour of the dead.