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Samuel Walker Farish

Male 1893 - 1918  (25 years)


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  1. 1.  Samuel Walker Farish was born 16 Jan 1893, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; died 28 Aug 1918, France.

    Notes:

    During WWI he tried enlisting but turned away because of flat feet. But was drafted Nov 1917.

    52nd Battalion, transfer from 96th Regt Draft

    Killed in action in France Aug 1918 during his first battle. Mother had a stroke when she heard the news.

    Died:
    Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, France