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William Frederick Bryer Holmes


Service No. 2959

Age 21

Died on 13 November 1916

Gordon Highlanders


Somme, France

Son of William and Frances Holmes, of 42, St. George's Avenue, Tufnell Park, London.



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

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William, I am not aware of the precise circumstances of your death, nor what caused it, but, as a former soldier in the 1st Lincolns and the...

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