Ayrs Wynd, Prestonpans – A Meeting Place

George Watters (left) at the unveiling of a plaque commemorating the International Brigades in 1976, at the place he delivered his speech 40 years previously. 

Extract of George Watters’ account in Voices from the Spanish Civil War (Living Memory) by Ian MacDougall

George Watters, Jarama Valley, Spain – 1937

Jarama Valley, Spain – 1937. A newspaper clipping depicting George Watters captured at the Battle of Jarama. George is third from the right.

Extract of George Watters’ account in Voices from the Spanish Civil War (Living Memory) by Ian MacDougall

Families At Home

An interview with George Watters’ sons Tam and Jimmy Watters

Prestonpans, Scotland – 1936. A family picture of the Watters family. With George fighting in Spain and it being unknown if he was to return, his face was super-imposed onto the image.