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2ND Batt S.W.B Confusion


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my latest "struggle"

I have a man kia on Arras Memorial is mic says he went to France 4-12-15,S,D,G,R gives his details as second battalion 

yet every where I look including LLT says 2nd battalion  left Avonmouth for Gallipoli ??

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find his mic and sdgw record

has any one a clue I haven't 

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His Star medal entry shows 11th Bn SWB and the entry date on his MIC is consistent with the 11th Bn SWB. Possible draft of 11th Bn men to 2nd Bn on 29th July 1916.

 

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thank you very much Jay dubaya that would possibly  explain it,I will go with that :thumbsup: 

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