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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.
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service, Armstrong College Calendars, The Northerner Student Magazine)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Sophie Anderton, Rosie Setford.
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