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Cyril Higginbottom


Service No. 11583

Age 19

Died on 16 September 1916

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry


Somme, France

Son of Samuel and Jessie Higginbottom, of 5, Eastwood Rd., Sheffield.



tracy higginbottom

I wish I had known you and had a chance to thank you for everything you gave to us who survive you.

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We will remember them.

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tracy higginbottom

There was a horrific accident here killing/maiming some active servicemen. Due to morale it pretty much went unreported by the newspapers.

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