1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Richard Abbott

Contributed by: Mr Melvyn Wheeler, on 2008-11-11

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Rank
First Name Richard
Surname Abbott
Year of Birth 1897
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)
Place of Wartime Residence Ramsgate, Kent

Richard's Story

Lost in battle on 18/08/1916 never found. Commemorated on pier 5, face D on the Thiepval memorial France.

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