Major William Hugh Simpson

93rd Burma Infantry, Indian Army

Died: Monday 17 April 1916 (aged 40)

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Record:
SIMPSON, WILLIAM HUGH
Additional information:
Cemetery:
BASRA MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 50.
Country:
Indian

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Name:
Sergeant Simpson
Context:
promotion
Date:
13 Apr 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 111)
Name:
Sergeant Simpson
Context:
Date:
13 Apr 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 111)