Joy was the beloved pet of the Romanov family. Joy was reported to have been found wandering around the yard of the house where the Romanovs were murdered. It is said he was rescued & taken away to England, by a member of the British Expeditionary Force, a Colonel Pavel Rodzianko.
Staff and servants murdered with the Imperial family. Left to Right: Dr Yevgeneii Sergeiivich Botkin, Alexei Yegorovich Trupp, Ivan Mikhailovich Kharitonov, Two photographs of Anna Stepanovna Demidova.