Alfred Merryweather (28953)

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A Soldier of the Border Regiment
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Lonsdale Battalion Roll of Honour

Full Name Alfred Merryweather
Rank (highest) Private
Service Number 28953
Battalion 11th Battalion (Lonsdale)
Regiment Border Regiment
Enlisted / Commissioned Manchester, Lancashire
Former Unit Manchester Regiment (50022)
Theatre(s) of War France and Flanders
Born Manchester, Lancashire
Nationality English Flag of England.svg
Parents John and Ann Merryweather
Casualty Type Commonwealth War Dead
Died 2 December 1917
Age 21 Years
Cause of Death Killed in action
Burial Type Grave
Reference Number XXXIX.C.10.
Resting Place Tyne Cot Cemetery / Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Coordinates Map marker green 1.png Latitude: 50.8870 / Longitude: 2.9978
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