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Offline charlie

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New CWGC commemoration 05.12.2018
« on: December 05, 2018, 11:43:38 AM »
The CWGC has added 40382 Sgt Ralph Buckley, 20th Bn, who died of heart disease and goitre on 31.05.1919, to their database.
https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/75463237/buckley,-ralph/


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Re: New CWGC commemoration 05.12.2018
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2018, 08:41:57 PM »
hiya Charlie
sgt buckley was buried in the old part of mossley cemetery on 5th june 1919,grave 4008,hes buried with his parents and younger brother.

do you want to contact the CWGC

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Re: New CWGC commemoration 05.12.2018
« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2018, 09:05:40 PM »
Thanks Mack, yes I will. Is there something I can offer as evidence?

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Re: New CWGC commemoration 05.12.2018
« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2018, 09:30:41 PM »
hiya Charlie
find a grave on ancestry,and you can also google Tameside burials,this will bring up the cemetery registers for Tameside


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Re: New CWGC commemoration 05.12.2018
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2018, 11:52:33 AM »
Many thanks Mack, I‘ve sent the CWGC an email, I await their response with baited breath.
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Re: New CWGC commemoration 05.12.2018
« Reply #5 on: Today at 08:55:43 AM »
Mack,
I received this reply from the CWGC today:

„Thank you for your email regarding the burial place for this gentleman Ralph Buckley.

I have forwarded this helpful  information onto our Commemorations team who deal with these requests and I am sure they will  pleased with these details.

Thank you again for bringing this information to our attention.“

Charlie