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He married his wife Hilda Smith in 1915 in East Retford and they lived at 20, Salisbury Rd., Crookes, Sheffield.
16 Mar 1917
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Retford
Sapper
Royal Engineers
Sapper Elisha Makinson enlisted in Sheffield, he was residing in East Retford at the time, he served with 459th Field Coy, Royal Engineers and landed in France on 10th October 1915. He was killed in action on 16th March 1917 and is buried in Philosophie British Cemetery.
He is recorded on SDGW and CWGC but his surname is recorded as Makinson.
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