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Captain GERALD WILLIAM DEIGHTON

Regiment & Unit/Ship

Suffolk Regiment

"D" Coy. 7th Bn.

Date of Death

Died 03 July 1916

Age 23 years old

Buried or commemorated at

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A.

France

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Awards Military Cross, Mentioned in Despatches
  • Additional Info Chevalier of the Legion of Honour. Son of Louisa Ellen Deighton, of "Little St. Bernard's," Cambridge Rd., Great Shelford, Cambridge, and the late Lt. Col. Frederick Deighton (R.A.M.C.) Surgeon, of Cambridge. Scholar of Eton College, and of King's College, Cambridge. Classical Honours degree, B.A. 1914.
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