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St Cassian Chaddesley Corbett

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Also of our dear son Jack Minett killed in action at Cambrai Nov 20 1917 aged 23

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St Cassian Chaddesley Corbett

Worcestershire

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John Cecil Septimus

Minett

1894

Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire

20th November 1917

Killed in action in the advance on the line at Cambrai, they began in position behind tanks near Villers-Ghislain and advanced forward with their tanks. D Company on the far right were hit heavily by machine gunfire but objectives were met that day heading to Quarry Post and Quarry Support trenches.

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Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, France

First World War

Private

5th Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment

Known as Jack - also Minett spelled MINNETT

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