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CAPPER, Sir THOMPSON

Rank:
Major General
Date of Death:
27/09/1915
Age:
51
Regiment/Service:
General Staff
 
Commanding 7th Division late East Lancashire Regiment
Awards:
K C M G, C B, D S O, Mentioned in Despatches
Grave Reference:
In front of II. A.
Cemetery:
LILLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Husband of Mary Capper, of 67, Portland Court, Marylebone, London.

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Grave Registration Reports (GRRs) are standard forms which detail graves for which the Commission is responsible within a particular burial ground. They provide basic details of the individuals, such as name, service number, rank, regiment, unit and date of death, and are listed in Plot, Row and Grave order.
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LILLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country:
France
Locality:
Pas de Calais

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