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  • 141Dial34 by 141Dial34

    #accident #buriel

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  • marie.eklidvirginmedia.com by marie.eklidvirginmedia.com

    #accident A Pitcher bomb (grenade) exploded (defective fuse) in hands of L/Sgt. 4160, R Matthews, Bombing Sgt, killing him on the spot.

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  • marie.eklidvirginmedia.com by marie.eklidvirginmedia.com

    #burial L/Sgt. R Matthews was buried in graveyard close to Thiembronne Church. CO & Lt. Col.The Earl of Kerry attended amongst many others.

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  • marie.eklidvirginmedia.com by marie.eklidvirginmedia.com

    A Court of Enquiry was held in the afternoon and a full report was made to 1st Guards Bde HQ. 22nd Sept 1915.

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