Wars Last Goodbyes
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Christchurch Cemetery Newport

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To the honoured memory of

Carl Francis

Dearly loved youngest son

Of the above who

Gave his life for his country

In the Battle of the Somme

July 20th 1917 Aged 21 years

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Christchurch Cemetery Newport

Monmouthshire

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Carl Francis

Welbirg

1894

Cardiff, Glamorgan

20th July 1916

Killed in action in the attack on High Wood, Somme

21

Delville Wood Cemetery, Somme, France

First World War

Private

1st Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

Royal Fusiliers

His grave was moved to Delville Wood Cemetery from the battlefield in 1920

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