Wars Last Goodbyes
Individual Record

Milton Cemetery Weston-super-Mare

Inscription

Also to the memory of his son

Conrad Ivan Lillington

(4th S.L.I.)

Killed in action in Mesopotamia

On March 8th 1916 Aged 24 years

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Milton Cemetery Weston-super-Mare

North Somerset

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Conrad Ivan

Lillington

1892

Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

8th March 1916

KIlled in action near Es Sinn in what was then Mesopotamia during an attack on a Turkish reinforced position in an attempt in the relief of Kut garrison - Conrad was killed out right

24

Basra Memorial, Iraq

First World War

Second Lieutenant

1st/4th Battalion Somerset Light Infantry

i/c 3 Platoon

His father Wadsworth found out his son Conrad died just as his partner in their law firm found out his son Captain Aubrey Halliwell Baker had also been killed in the very same action - both sons were due to join their law firm - and both sons knew each other very well

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