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Eric was born in 1895 in Sunderland. He was the eldest son of William, a Secondary Schoolmaster, and Mary. He had two sisters, Winifred and Elizabeth, and a brother, William Stanley. Eric died on 16th September 1916 aged 20.
Eric is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial in the Somme, France.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The War Graves Photographic Project. The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919. Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929.
Sophie Anderton (Newcastle University).
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