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Born: 1896, Baildon
Died: 1-7-1916, somme
Buried: Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps
Address:1 Queen’s Road, Shipley
Parents: Naboth & Hannah
Spouse:
Siblings: Alice Irene
Occupation: Office Boy, cotton warp dyers & part time student 1911
Organisations/clubs:
Military
Rank: Pte
Medals/awards:
Rolls of Honour: St Peter’s, Shipley
Children:
Regiment: 18 West Yorkshire
Joseph Firth
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Joseph was one of hte thousands killed on the first day o fhte Battle of the Somme. Apart from details culled from the census and CWGC website, all we have about him is a photo in gallery of casualties, telling us he died of wounds and a death notie placed by his parents on 28 July 1916.
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