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Current record for: Alfred William Antrobus
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Name Alfred William Antrobus
Born in Rotherhithe
Resident of St. Luke's - Middlesex
Died 10/06/1917
Age 38

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium
Grave or panel reference Panel 49 and 51.

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World War 1
France and Flanders

Military Information Military Information

Rank Lance-Corporal
Service Number 24174
Unit 13th Battalion
Regiment Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment)
Service Army
Enlisted in Finsbury Barracks - Middlesex