This dapper, confident fellow is William Redman—known to his family as Dick.
Dick was a British soldier from Littlehampton, Sussex. This photo is from his niece Jo Millard.
As Robert Dickinson included Dick’s address in his journal, “Servigliano Calling,” (see Robert Dickinson’s Address List) we can assume that Robert and Dick were pals.
Read Dick’s story on the post William Redman—Captivity, 1941–45.