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Offline tonyrod

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Re: the lost generation
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2009, 09:56:59 AM »
thats a great find tony.
albert andrews,was the only manchester,out of the three mentioned,who survived the war,but his family still suffered,his brother tom,was in the 16th batt,he was wounded in july,he and albert were very close,they spent most of their convalescence togethor,after recovering,tom was posted to the 2/5th lancs fusiliers,he was killed on 20-11-1917 when his battalion attacked the mound,known as the KNOLL,south of vendhuile,in a diversionary attack

mack ;D