Wars Last Goodbyes
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Leominster Cemetery

Inscription

And of Henry Freeman Russell 2nd Lieut 4th Worcestershire Regt

Killed at Gallipoli August 6th 1915 Aged 25 years

Also of James Reginald Russell DSO Lieut 1st Batt Royal West Kent, the dear husband of

Gwendolen Edith Russell, who died at Los Angeles Feby 8th 1920 aged 26 years

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Leominster Cemetery

Herefordshire

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Henry Freeman

Russell

1890

Pembridge, Herefordshire

6th August 1915

Killed in action at the Battle of Krithia Vineyard, Gallipoli three days after arriving - he lost his life on a terrible day for the 4th Worcesters, after waves of men were cut down by machine gunfire - losses by the end of the day were 768 (from circa 800 men)

25

Helles Memorial, Gallipoli

First World War

Second Lieutenant

4th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment

Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps

His brother James Reginald Russell also served and died postwar but is also listed on this memorial

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