Private Peter Metcalfe Best

Royal Sussex Regiment

Died: Sunday 3 September 1916 (aged 28)

Connected records

Record:
BEST, PETER METCALFE
Additional information:
Son of the late John Joseph and Sarah Jane Best.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 7 C.
Country:
France

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Name recorded:
Best, Peter M
Memorial:
P M Best (WMR 35736)
Location:
Marfleet, Humberside

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Name:
Private C Best
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 173)