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Charles Rapley
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Frank Knight
John Lawson
Lawrence Moore
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Name Albert John WELCOME
Regiment Private G/49703 32Bn Royal Fusiliers City of London Regiment (formerly 22713 Royal Fusiliers)
Enlisted Horsham
Died Wounded 7th June 1917 and died 9th June 1917 of wounds.
Cemetery Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, BELGIUM
Family Albert John was born 1889 at Sidlesham, Chichester, the son of tannery worker (leather finisher) William Welcome, and his wife and Esther. In 1911 he was a domestic gardener living with his family at 50 Orchard Street, Chichester. He married Eleanor Butcher at Guildford in 1914. He then became the head gardener for Sir William Stirling Hamilton of Woodgaters, Shipley Road. At the time of Albert's death Eleanor was living at 8 Royal Oak Road, Woking Surrey
Albert's brother William was awarded a DCM

Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, BELGIUM