Paul Oliver lives in Clayhall.
His father, Henry, enlisted in the army in 1915 to escape the poverty in Hackney where he was born.
Aged 17, Henry was too young to join so lied about his age.
In this interview with Redbridge Museum in 2014, Paul talks about his father's wartime experiences.
To find out more about Redbridge and the First World War, visit redbridgefirstworldwar.org.uk