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WW1: Roll of Honour: Sampson, Edwin John

Rank & Unit Private, 1st Btn, Wilts Regt
Death 6 Jul 1916, The Somme, aged 17
Family Son of William and Emily Sampson, Beaconsfield Cottage, The Green. Brother of Arthur William
Biographic detail Born in West Shefford
Extra detail Died attacking the Leipzip Salient