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Cecil Henton

Private

Service No. 16787

Age 20

Died on 9 September 1916

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

STE. MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE

Seine-Maritime, France

Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Henton, of 235, Railway Terrace, Rugby.

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Fraser Reid

Great uncle to Denise died of wounds sustained in the Somme 29/8/16 . With deep lacerations to the thigh he died of shock/sepsis 9/9/16

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Judith Treanor

For the land he loved & King he served, he gave his life. We who sorrow find consolation knowing he did his duty and died a hero's death.

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Henry Harrison

Cecil, O valiant heart, who to your glory came through dust and ashes …. your memory hallowed in the land you loved.

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Cecil, as a former soldier in the 1st and 7th Royal Warwickshire Regiment myself, doing my National Service in 1950-51, although sad to read...

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