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1918 Text reads : “In Memory of Private John Shaw”

1918 Text reads :                  "In Memory of Private John Shaw"

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“45093, 15th Bn., Highland Light Infantry who died on 13 April 1918 Age 22

Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Shaw; husband of Margaret Finlay Shaw, of 16, Bedford Street., Edinburgh.

Remembered with Honour
Bienvilliers Military Cemetery

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Commemorated in perpetuity by
the Commonwealth War Graves Commission”

Dean Village Memories Added by Dean Village Memories Attributed to: Gail Featherstonehaugh

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