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inscription

Also their three sons

Who lost their lives in the

Great War 1914 - 1918

William Henry,

Robert John & George

Until the day breaks and the shadows flee away

place of inscription

Ludlow Henley Road Cemetery Ludlow

Shropshire

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William Henry

Halford

1890

Ludlow, Shropshire

15th April 1917

Lost at sea on the SS Arcardian when it was torpedoed off the Greek Islands by a German submarine SMUC74 - it sank with 297 casualties

27

Mikra Memorial, Greece

First World War

Private

895th Mechanical Transport Company Royal Army Service Corps

Lost two other brothers during the First World War - Robert John and George (William is on the Mikra Memorial here and George is buried at the same cemetery who died from gas serving with the KSLI at Salonika)

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Halford

First World War

Robert John

Halford

7th Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry

Halford

First World War

George

Halford

8th Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry

Halford

First World War

William Henry

Halford

895th Mechanical Transport Company Royal Army Service Corps

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