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Record:
HOLMES, ALBERT
Additional information:
Son of Emily Barnes (formerly Holmes) of 36, Hungerhill, Morley, Leeds, and the late Herbert Holmes.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 2 A 2 C and 2 D.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain Holmes
Context:
other
Date:
30 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Bedfordshire Yeomanry (page 45)
Name:
Driver J Holmes
Context:
discipline
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 532)
Name:
Private P Holmes
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 62)
Name:
Captain W G Holmes
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 335)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H A Holmes
Context:
Wounded
Date:
2 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 93)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H A Holmes
Context:
Wounded
Date:
2 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 93)