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Barnsley, West Yorkshire.
Mother: Annie Fretwell of 72 Union Street, Mansfield. His father Arthur had died in March 1914 and had run the Greyhound Inn.
Automobile Trade. Had just completed a course at the North of England Motor School in Manchester.
11 Jul 1916
750244 - CWGC Website
72 Union Street, Mansfield.
16th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Enlisted Jan 1915. Killed in the attack on Troneswood.
Mansfield Chronicle Advertiser: 03/08/1916: Mansfield Man Killed. Fell at his Colonel's side at the moment of Victory. Aged 18. Killed in action on 10/07/1916. Mother lives at 72 Union Street, Mansfield. Killed at the action at Troneswood. A letter from a major was included in the report.
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