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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #615 on: March 01, 2019, 03:57:10 PM »
Thanks Tim, he is already in the database but with 1 „t“ and a number which I must have plucked out of thin air  ;D

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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #616 on: March 01, 2019, 05:14:47 PM »
Thanks Charlie,
I should have spotted it still.  The link to the ICRC card may add a little.  Soldiers Effects also confirms he died in a St Quentin Hospital.
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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #617 on: June 01, 2019, 12:32:57 PM »
The database has been updated today. Only Lt Eller 1/8th Bn has been added.
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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #618 on: September 22, 2019, 08:06:36 PM »
An updated database is now available on the main site.
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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #619 on: November 01, 2019, 08:54:32 PM »
John William Austin's Number was 43276.  The schedule says 43273.
See https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2912826/austin,-john-william/
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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #620 on: November 02, 2019, 07:33:28 AM »
Thanks Tim, I‘ve corrected it.

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Re: A place for PoW database amendments and additions
« Reply #621 on: November 02, 2019, 07:35:14 AM »
43154 James Brunton 17th Bttn
Enlisted Preston,24996 E Lancs R. POW 22, Cliffe St Nelson has died in a German hospital, on 20th October 1917, aged 22. Born Carlisle.  He will have been att to 17th Bttn on 11th July 1916 and transferred 1/9/1916.
Wonderful photo here https://livesofthefirstworldwar.iwm.org.uk/lifestory/571695
Obit http://www.burnleyinthegreatwar.info/Bex%20articles/bexb/bruntonjames43154b081217.JPG
CWGC https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/895215/brunton,-/

Photo was a different chap in DLI

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