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Soldiers remains found on the Somme

Gorton19

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Yesterday 27/2/13 I found the remains of a World War One soldier In a field in pozieres I have declared the remains to the gendarmerie and passed on the personal effect I found which incl :-

A spoon

A fork

A ring

An Australian badge

A button

And some little beads ??

I believe the remains have been recovered today from the field and I await their findings , i am hoping they will find some indication as to who this soldier is



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i read about this on tommys cafe facebook page,well done to you its great another hero will be properly buried...HONOUR AND GLORY TO THE FALLEN

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HI Gorton, were you able to find out the name of the soldier your personal effects and the remains belonged to?

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Hi at the moment I am awaiting news on any findings all things are pointing to the remains being Australian , the Aussie govt are quite thorough and will leave no stone unturned they also have a DNA data base so fingers crossed any news I get I will keep all informed

Many thanks for your enquiry

Kindest regards

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Hi

This would be better posted in the sub forum dedicated to "Recovering the

Cheers

Keith

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