Correctly named pair 23011 Pte J Symons DCLI
Joseph served with the 10th Battalion. Formed at Truro on 29 March 1915 by the Mayor and the City. Moved to Penzance and in October 1915 to Hayle. Adopted by War Office on 24 August 1915.
20 June 1916 : landed at Le Havre and attached as Pioneers to 2nd Division.
16 July – 7 November 1917 : temporarily attached as Pioneers to 66th (2nd East Lancashire) Division.
Medal are on long original silk ribbons