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Brecon Cemetery

Brecon Cemetery

Brecknockshire

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Also of

C.S.M. Aaron Letton

1st S.W.B. their son

Killed in action at

Passchendaele Ridge

10th Nov 1917, Aged 32 years

Duty nobly done

Aaron

Letton

First World War

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Company Sergeant Major

1st Battalion South Wales Borderers

A Company

1885

Watton, Brecon, Brecknockshire

10th November 1917

32

Killed in action during the events of the attack from Irish Farm towards Valour Farm on Passchendaele Ridge; got caught in their own barrage, got heavily encircled by the Germans on three sides - casualties were extremely heavy, 10 officers and over 500 other ranks killed or wounded including Aaron

Tyne Cot Memorial, Flanders, Belgium

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