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Individual Record

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Also of their son

Sydney John Southgate

Killed in action in Belgium

April 11th 1918

Aged 32 years

Rest in peace

place of inscription

St Mary Magdalene Eardisley

Herefordshire

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Sydney John

Southgate

1886

Eardisley, Herefordshire

11th April 1918

Killed in action when the troop train he was in with his battalion was probably hit by a rogue shell - killed at least 29 including Sydney of the 4th King's Liverpool and they are buried as one at Chocques

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Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

First World War

Private

4th Battalion The King's (Liverpool Regiment)

Royal Welsh Fusiliers

One large cross with all 29 names on marks Sydney's and his comrades names

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4th Battalion The King's (Liverpool Regiment)

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