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..although I have found them of great use for the RB men among them, as I am sure Marc has for the Hampshires, Mick for The Buff's, Joe for the Kings and Jon for the West Kents as well as many others, this was the point in placing them here for the members doing regimental databases or such like as some of the information is great..

And very much appreciated Andy. Helps to fill in gaps for men on the regimental database especially so for the many where no service record survives.

Thanks

Marc

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Please can anyone decipher this name and number of the casualty. It's driving me bananas

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Please can anyone decipher this name and number of the casualty. It's driving me bananas

This could be your man:-

Medal card of Gatter, Thomas A

Corps:King's Royal Rifle Corps

Regiment No:R/33452

Rank:Private1914-1920

WO 372/7

Regards,Tom

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Alas, no that name is too long by one letter. The surname has 5 letters and the initials look like P E or P L perhaps. Anyone else game to try?

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Please can anyone decipher this name and number of the casualty. It's driving me bananas

Diane

How about this man!

Medal card of Groom, Philip L

Corps Regiment No Rank

King's Royal Rifle Corps R/33455 Private

Rank doesn't match, number close, but the rest of it may.

Ray

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Hi Ray

I spotted him lunchtime today and sent this email:

Well ... I have assumed that this particular casualty died. So I had a shot at looking on Geoff's Search Engine ... it turned up this little beauty

GROOM P L 33455. The list stated that he was improving on 22.4.17.

Also, regarding his rank, he could have been promoted but unpaid [as my GU was]

The thing is, where and from what information were these lists compiled and how wrong/right have they been proven?

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stiletto_33853

Sorry Diane,

Ongoing project, here is the nest one.

Andy

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List HB.452

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Part list

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Looks like it Diane.

Another list for you, List 13585

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Progress Report P.74923

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List HB.356

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Progress Report 74527

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Terence Munson
List HB 488, 5th July 1916

Lichfield Record Office

HALLAM, J., #16798, 8th Lincolns

McGOWAN, C., #958, 10th Lincs

O'CONNOR, E., #17134, 1st Lincs

CUNNINGHAM, G., #8086, 1st Lincs

DOUGHTY, H., #15248, 2nd Lincs

CLARK, W., #13984, 2nd Lincs

Andy - I would appreciate any additional info. on these six Lincs Reg. men on this list.

Cheers, Terry

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Hi Terry,

Send me a pm with your e-mail address and I will send the list to you.

Andy

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Terence Munson

Thanks Andy - PM on the way.

Cheers, Terry

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These keep cropping up.

Progress Report 74350

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Hi Andy,

Your collection is forever growing! Great stuff!

Regarding the last 'Progress Report' you posted, can you tell me what would characterise being 'dangerously ill' vs 'seriously ill' - presumably one would be more life-threatening?

cheers

Steve

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Hi Steve,

I can only presume, and its only a presumption, that the dangerously ill could maybe mean not deemed fit for evacuation back to a UK hospital.

List HA.132

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List HA.12446

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List HB.277

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