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Nottingham
He was married to Ethel (née Townsend) in Oct/Nov/Dec 1914 and they had one child. They lived at 7 Lincoln Terrace, Alfred Street South, Nottingham.
29 Jun 1916
23
557449 - CWGC Website
R/3575
Enlisted Nottingham
Rifleman
13th Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
He served in France from 30 July 1915. He was killed in action and is buried in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension (grave ref J.3). He qualified for the 1915 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal.
Nottingham Evening Post obituary (abridged), 8 July 1916: ‘Duffin. Killed in action June 29th Rifleman H Duffin, aged 23. Wife and baby.’ Nottingham Post obituary (abridged), 15 July 1916: 'Rifleman H Duffin, 23, killed in action June 27th (sic), 7 Lincoln Terrace, Alfred Street South, Nottingham.' Soldiers effects: charges due to widow, Ethel (self and child); sums due to her: 6s 7d, £2 13s 4d and £5 6s 8d.
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