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Pte Samuel Goodwin Pte Arthur James Milligan


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In memory of 19497 Pte Samuel Goodwin 10th Batt Lancashire Fusiliers killed Mametz 26th June 1916 age 24 and 275887 Pte Arthur James Milligan 1/7th Manchester Regt killed in action 26th June 1918 age 30. REST IN PEACE.

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Tim. Know all about him and his brother (also killed) worked in the jewellery dept at the Co-op. Named on the family headstone in St James Milnrow churchyard. A full entry in my book "Not Forgotten " the only thing missing is his photo, searched the local papers from enlistment and beyond. Ralph.

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Arthur appears on the Milnrow War Memorial along with his brother Donald George, also the St James War Memorial in the churchyard and on the family grave , Donald also on Rochdale Secondary School brass war memorial. They lived at 74 Harbour Lane Milnrow, about 1/2 mile from me. Arthur has an entry in the Manchester City Battalion Book of Honour , Donald was employed as a clerk in the Midland Bank in Oldham and is buried Sissonne British Cemetery. Arthur born 11 10 1887 and Donald 9 12 1898. Ralph.

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