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In

Sacred

Memory

Of

Gnr R. B. Sweet

(Dick)

Beloved son of

George and Elizabeth

Sweet

Fell in action at Cambrai

Oct 8th 1918 in his 21st year

Buried at Etricourt, Ytres, France

Greater love hath no man than this:

Than a man lay down his life for

His friends


"His name liveth for evermore."

place of inscription

Tewkesbury Cemetery

Gloucestershire

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Richard Bartholomew 'Dick'

Sweet

1897

Birmingham, Warwickshire

8th October 1918

Died of wounds received due to GSW/Shell injury to right arm and abdomen at No3 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station at Etricourt, Somme, France

20

Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt, Somme, France

First World War

Gunner

210th Brigade Royal Field Artillery

A Battery

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