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Remembered With Honour: Rememberance Poppy Rifleman, Harry Mitchell

Service Number 42412
Regiment Royal Irish Rifles
Date Died 24/08/1918
Age
Died How? Died Of Wounds
Died Where? France & Flanders
Known Grave? Yes
UK Memorial
Memorial Abroad MONT NOIR MILITARY CEMETERY, ST. JANS-CAPPEL II. E. 2.
Additional Information Formerly 71481 110th Training Reserve Battalion: Harry's family were visited by a Sergeant after the war that had known Harry. The Sergeant explained that Harry had died whilst attempting to rescue an injured comrad named Fred Webb (42108, Royal Irish Fusiliers). Sadly Fred also died. They were later buried side by side. Photo courtesy of Eric Mitchell
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