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Samuel was the son of Henry and Mary White. He had four siblings, Joseph, Norah, Mary Louisa and John Thomas. Samuel died on 24th May 1915 in France and Flanders. This was during the Battle of Festubert, lasting from 15-25 May 1915.
Samuel is commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial in West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
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. Ancestry military records. Ancestry Medal Roll Index Card. Ancestry census (1911). The Long, Long Trail.
Sophie Anderton (Newcastle University) Rosie Setford (Newcastle University).
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