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Hospital Staff Lahore 1915

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Hospital Staff Lahore 1915 Click image to view full size.

This picture belonged to my Grandfather Victor C Beer. He served in the 6 Devonshire regiment as a private during WW1. The service records noted in your main section accurately reflect the stories he would tell about his service. Victor is in the front row far right


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Pte. Thomas Beer

British Army 13th Btn. Middlesex Regiment

from:Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

(d.11th Jun 1917)

Thomas Beer was born in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin and also enlisted there. Before joining the Middlesex Regiment he was a member of 6th Reserve Cavalry. Private Beer was killed in action in Flanders during the Battle of Messines and he is commemorated on the Ypres Menin Gate Memorial.








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      The Life on the Home Front Archive aims to build a comprehensive collection to all others to learn about items them may have from this important period in history.

      We are hoping to include photographs of memorabilia, copies of documents, newspaper clippings, postcards, photographs, letters and other ephemera which together will build a picture of the dramatic changed to life in Britain brought about by the Great War of 1914 - 1918.

      All the items listed have been submitted by members of the public, we would love to add photographs or scans of any items you may have in your own possession to help build a comprehensive archive from which everyone may learn more about their own families and communities in during the Great War.

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