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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone at Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-Le-Grand. 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Kinoulton Nottinghamshire
He was the son of George and Sarah A Simpson and the brother of Ida, Albert, Lily, Cecil (killed in action 23/11/1917 aged 29), Donald and Roland Simpson. In 1901 they lived at Hickling Melton Mowbray.
12 Jul 1917
34
555140 - CWGC Website
29488
Lance Corporal
13th Bn Alexandra Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Named as 'Charlie' on CWGC record. Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-Le-Grand Grave Reference: I.B.7)
Photograph of Charlie in uniform is in 'Hickling Reflections of Yesteryear: A further collection of notes and photographs', compiled by Hazel M Wadkin, Milford Printers (Sherwood Free Press), ISBN 0 9508086 1 X
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone at Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-Le-Grand. 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Charles Simpson - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone at Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-Le-Grand. Courtesy of Murray Biddle