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Church of the Holy Cross Sherston

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Also their beloved son

William Cornelious

Died a prisoner of war

12th September 1944. Aged 27

Re-united

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Church of the Holy Cross Sherston

Wiltshire

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William Cornelius

Saunders

31st March 1917

Sherston, Wiltshire

12th September 1944

Died when the Japanese ship Kachidoki Maru carrying British POWs who had worked on the Death Railway to Japan was torpedoed in the South China Sea

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