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Also their son Percy who died July 4 1915 Aden

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Brecon Cemetery

Brecknockshire

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Percy Alexander

Coombe

1895

Exeter, Devon

4th July 1915

Died in the events at Aden with the Brecknockshire Territorials where it is likely he died in the forced march across the desert from heat exhaustion before the battle and withdrawal at the Battle of the Walled Garden at Lahej (Yemen). Many men died from heatstroke.

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Heliopolis (Aden) Memorial, Cairo, Egypt

First World War

Private

1st/1st Brecknockshire Battalion South Wales Borderers

A Company

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Charles

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1st/1st Brecknockshire Battalion South Wales Borderers

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