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Pte. Willis Hirwen Frith

British Army Machine Gun Corps 207th Coy.

from:Kirkby in Ashfield

(d.8th Jun 1917)

Willis Frith was studying at the University of Nottingham before he enlisted in the Sherwood Foresters in August 1916 and transferred to the 207th Machine Gun Coy when it was founded. He was killed in action at the Battle of Messines and has no known grave, he was 20 years old.











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