Rake Lane Cemetery, Wallasey

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

   
   
 
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Burials in the cemetery
BIOGRAPHY RANK FORENAME SURNAME REGIMENT & (Number) MEDAL DATE of DEATH and AGE
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Private TAKERSCheshire Regiment (1539)Died 15-Jan-15 Age 21
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Private WAKERSSouth Lancashire Regiment (2086)Died 10-Aug-15 Age 18
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Second Lieutenant Raymond FrancisALLENRoyal Air Force Died 18-Nov-18 Age 20
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Captain PercyAMBLERThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) Died 28-Sep-19 Age 23
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Aircraftman 2nd Class F CASHCROFTRoyal Air Force (328219)Died 11-Jul-21
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Sergeant Leonard ByngATKINSONKing's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) (476)Died 18-Sep-14 Age 29
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Driver Frederick NormanBARLOWRoyal Field Artillery (695794)Died 02-Nov-18 Age 24
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Worker Florence EstherBENOYQueen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps (12113)Died 26-Apr-18 Age 25
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Sergeant ABIRCH ALIAS BURCH Cheshire Regiment (12053)Died 16-Feb-17
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Aircraftman 1st Class Columba DesmondBOYLANDRoyal Naval Air Service (F/4331)Died 03-Mar-17 Age 19
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Private Walter FredrickBRADLEYRoyal Welsh Fusiliers (57785)Died 21-Oct-18 Age 19
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Staff Sergeant WILFREDBROOKERoyal Army Medical Corps (339298)Died 26-Jul-20 Age 39
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Sergeant ABURCH alias BIRCH Cheshire Regiment (12053)Died 16-Feb-17
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Private BernardCADDENCheshire Regiment (201802)Died 05-Nov-18 Age 26
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Sergeant JCADDENCheshire Regiment (869795)Died 06-Nov-18 Age 28
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Lance Corporal E HCARROLLCheshire Regiment (8655)Died 23-Jul-18
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Sergeant TCARSONCheshire Regiment (24956)Died 08-Jun-19 Age 42
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Sapper Harold JamesCHADWICKRoyal Engineers (434664)Died 04-Jul-17 Age 23
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Private Thomas SettleCHADWICKWelch Regiment (43558)Died 19-Apr-20 Age 43
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Driver JohnCOLLINGSAustralian Field Artillery (224)Died 04-Nov-18 Age 21
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Private J P CONNORSouth Staffordshire Regiment (18207)Died 27-Jun-20
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Gunner WCOOPERRoyal Garrison Artillery (132186)Died 06-Sep-18 Age 41
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Lieutenant FrankCOTTLERoyal Army Service Corps Died 09-Feb-19 Age 42
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Private NormanCOUCHETraining Reserve (42140)Died 30-Aug-17 Age 22
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Greaser William RobertCOURTNEYMercantile Marine Reserve Died 18-Dec-16 Age 36
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Private George AllanCOWLINGRoyal Army Service Corps (1421793)Died 27-Mar-19
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Deck Hand JCROSSRoyal Naval Reserve (16217/DA Dev)Died 01-Nov-18
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Sub-Lieutenant E Le M CUBBINRoyal Naval Reserve Died 27-Sep-18
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Corporal William StewartDAGNALLCheshire Regiment (32758)Died 28-Oct-16 Age 24
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Private JDANIELSCheshire Regiment (24501)Died 07-Nov-18
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Second Lieutenant A P DAVIESRoyal Flying Corps Died 22-Mar-18
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Private James NormanDAVIESArmy Service Corps (M/284412)Died 06-Feb-17 Age 22
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Private A E DEANThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (29603)Died 07-Jan-16 Age 23
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Private Herbert BoyceDOBSONMachine Gun Corps (68414)Died 28-Jun-20 Age 36
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Private FrankDUCKWORTHCheshire Regiment (243794)Died 01-Nov-18 Age 19
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Private WilliamDUCKWORTHThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (358127)Died 17-Sep-18
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Sapper Ernest George HipwellEARLRoyal Engineers (1454)Died 16-Oct-16 Age 20
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Corporal A D ELLISONThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (15764)Died 15-Oct-18
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Private WilliamENTWISTLECanadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment) (153171)Died 26-Jun-16 Age 24
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Bombardier JamesFAULKNERRoyal Garrison Artillery (699)Died 23-Aug-14 Age 19
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Private J W FORTRoyal Army Medical Corps (128535)Died 01-Apr-19
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Private WilliamFRANKLINCheshire Regiment (3364)Died 23-May-20 Age 48
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Private GeoffreyGARDINERDurham Light Infantry (52954)Died 26-Mar-18 Age 19
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Ordinary Seaman Aubrey FredGEORGERoyal Navy (J/56634)Died 04-Nov-18 Age 18
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Private SamuelGIBNEYThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (18434)Died 20-Oct-15 Age 32
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Company Sergeant Major William OwenGRIFFITHSCheshire Regiment (201374)Died 28-Oct-18 Age 40
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Captain T M GROOMEManchester Regiment Died 01-Jun-16
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Corporal J L HAMSHAWRoyal Field Artillery (L/23888)Died 03-Oct-18
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Flight Cadet A G HARRIESRoyal Air Force (100322)Died 06-Jun-18 Age 19
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Lieutenant James FrancisHARRIESEast Surrey Regiment Died 30-Jun-18 Age 36
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Flight Sub-Lieutenant A F HARVEYRoyal Naval Air Service Died 24-Mar-17
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Private James RobertHARVEYDurham Light Infantry (22481)Died 10-Feb-17 Age 24
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Private WHAWLEYRoyal Air Force (159492)Died 16-Oct-18
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Lieutenant George StewartHITCHRoyal Air Force Died 09-Nov-18 Age 27
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Private William BellHOLDENCheshire Regiment (W/1024)Died 15-Apr-19 Age 24
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Driver JHOOPERRoyal Army Service Corps (T4/250024)Died 08-Feb-19 Age 37
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Company Sergeant Major OlbinHOUGHTONCheshire Regiment (5303)Died 15-Sep-17 Age 40
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Private ThomasHOWELLRoyal Army Service Corps (DM2/190397)Died 30-Jun-21 Age 37
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Captain D F HUNTERRoyal Army Medical Corps Died 29-Mar-20
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Lance Corporal EdwardJERVISCheshire Regiment (16682)Died 19-Oct-18 Age 41
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Regimental Sergeant Major CJOHNSONCheshire Regiment (13609)Died 16-Jul-18
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Captain Joseph HowardJOHNSTONEThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) Died 18-May-18 Age 34
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Cook's Mate EJONESRoyal Navy (M/13198)Died 07-Sep-18
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Private F D JONESCheshire Regiment (243197)Died 03-Sep-17 Age 29
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Lance Corporal RobertJONESRoyal Engineers (WR/22618)Died 10-Nov-19 Age 40
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Private J H KEREVANTraining Reserve (TR4/16216)Died 22-Jun-20
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Private John EdwinKIMBERRoyal Army Medical Corps (128105)Died 17-Nov-19 Age 22
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Private LLAMBLEYThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (85280)Died 17-Nov-18
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Rifleman Cecil MilesLEWISThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (1985)Died 05-Feb-15 Age 25
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Ordinary Seaman H C LINFIELDRoyal Navy (SS/7956 PO)Died 21-Oct-18 Age 19
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Gunner A H LONGRoyal Garrison Artillery (221706)Died 06-Nov-18
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Private JMACDONALDThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (4434)Died 06-Dec-15
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Sergeant William HenryMARTINCheshire Regiment (12436)Died 19-Oct-18 Age 50
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Ordinary Seaman J WMASTERSRoyal Naval Volunteer Reserve (Mersey Z/6283)Died 12-Oct-18
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Commander JMATHIASRoyal Naval Reserve Died 04-Dec-16
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Deck Hand ConnellMCGARVEYRoyal Naval Reserve (16527/DA)Died 01-Apr-18 Age 22
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Gunner JohnMCGINTYRoyal Navy Died 03-Dec-16 Age 35
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Gunner JMCNICOLRoyal Garrison Artillery (124035)Died 25-Dec-16 Age 19
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Private Donald WarwickMILLARCheshire Regiment (4795)Died 30-Oct-18 Age 34
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Petty Officer Motor Mechanic G GMONKSRoyal Naval Air Service (F/5804)Died 06-Jun-16
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Gunner JMORETONRoyal Field Artillery (30266)Died 17-Sep-17 Age 34
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First Mate Peter FrancisMORGANMercantile Marine Died 19-Sep-18 Age 26
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Seaman A SMORRISONRoyal Naval Reserve (5848/A)Died 19-Sep-17 Age 25
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Private A EMULINEUXCheshire Regiment (W/237)Died 16-Feb-15
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Captain R GMURPHYRoyal Defence Corps Died 04-Oct-18
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Private G H E NELSONRoyal Army Service Corps (M2/047779)Died 05-Jul-19
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Private WNEWTONRoyal Defence Corps (35258)Died 07-Nov-18 Age 29
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Private G ENICHOLLSArmy Pay Corps (19974)Died 29-Oct-18 Age 29
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also The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment (1914-1918)

Private G A K OWENThe Loyal North Lancashire Regiment (13052)Died 30-Sep-14
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Private CPAGECheshire Regiment (16/22209)Died 31-Oct-18
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Sapper RobertPARRRoyal Engineers (434448)Died 07-Mar-21
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Rifleman Arthur MitchellPASCOEThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (242109)Died 19-Dec-18
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Sergeant James GrahamPATERSONThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (1720)Died 29-Jul-15 Age 26
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Ordinary Seaman Charles EdwardPAYNERoyal Navy (J/29237 Dev)Died 11-Aug-17 Age 19
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Corporal CPEERSCheshire Regiment (12958)Died 10-Jan-19 Age 37
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Gunner BPLANTRoyal Garrison Artillery (308978)Died 19-Mar-19 Age 41
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Lance Corporal John FrenchPUDDICOMBEThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (241612)Died 10-Apr-18 Age 29
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Private CharlesROSSMachine Gun Corps (185004)Died 30-Oct-18 Age 26
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Sergeant E J SANDERSRoyal Field Artillery (25152)Died 14-Feb-19 Age 26
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Sergeant George ErnestSCARFFThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (17020)Died 13-Feb-19 Age 30
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Private E H SEYFERTHCheshire Regiment (200898)Died 29-Aug-18 Age 23
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Private Norman BrinsleySHERIDANQueen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (27066)Died 29-Apr-19 Age 34
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Private JohnSKIRROWThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (23636)Died 13-Jul-16 Age 24
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Private F N SLACKMonmouthshire Regiment (285058)Died 29-Oct-18
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Lance Corporal Avard ForsythSMITHThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (51687)Died 08-Apr-18 Age 22
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Private Chester GordonSNYDERSeaforth Highlanders (S/28789)Died 01-Jun-18 Age 17
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Private D E SPROATThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (3444)Died 10-Mar-20
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Lieutenant Francis Hugh TilneySTONEXRoyal Dublin Fusiliers Died 01-Feb-18 Age 25
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Lance Corporal R W THOMASCheshire Yeomanry (44020)Died 16-Jan-19
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Lance Sergeant JohnTHOMSONThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (20808)Died 31-May-15 Age 45
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Bombardier GeorgeUNWINRoyal Horse Artillery (70339)Died 28-May-19 Age 31
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Trimmer TUPTONMercantile Marine Reserve Died 06-Nov-18
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Private WVARLEYCheshire Regiment (267022)Died 14-May-19 Age 37
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Second Lieutenant Arthur Geoffrey NelsonWALLRoyal Flying Corps Died 06-Aug-17 Age 20
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Rifleman Reginald PaulWARINGThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (240460)Died 19-Dec-18 Age 22
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Captain FrankWEBSDALERoyal Engineers Died 13-Jul-19 Age 53
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Seaman S A WEBSDALERoyal Naval Reserve (5973/A)Died 21-Jul-16 Age 21
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Private A G WELSHThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (4512)Died 01-Aug-15
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Private A S WILLIAMSThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) (201107)Died 19-Apr-19
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Pioneer R B WILLIAMSRoyal Engineers (352226)Died 28-Jul-18
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Private W M WILLIAMSCheshire Regiment (24525)Died 17-Feb-16 Age 33
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Corporal HerbertWINSTANLEYRoyal Defence Corps (20299)Died 15-Aug-17 Age 47
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Sapper TWOLOUGHANRoyal Engineers (13848)Died 10-Apr-19
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Private IYOUDSRoyal Marine Labour Corps (Deal/13458 S)Died 05-Feb-18