Lance CorporalLEET, EDWARD

Service Number 6009952

Died 18/06/1940

Aged 24

1st Bn.
Essex Regiment

Son of Albert and Harriet Leet, of Broomfield, Chelmsford, Essex.

Inscription

DEEP IN OUR HEARTS LIES A PICTURE OF OUR DARLING, GONE TO REST

Buried at KHARTOUM WAR CEMETERY

Location: Sudan
Number of casualties: 409

Cemetery/memorial reference: 8. C. 10.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.