Killed - Pte. Alf Baxter (11th Battalion)

Killed - Pte. Alf Baxter (11th Battalion)

Postby kerchi » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:38 am

KILLED - Pte. Alf Baxter

Unofficial word has been received that Pvt. Alf Baxter, fourth son of the late Mr. and Mrs. R. Baxter, Curzon Street, Maryport, has been missing since 11th July. The information is that he was buried by a shell, and owing to enemy attack it was impossible to rescue him. Pvt. Baxter was 27 years of age. He joined up at the New Year, having been previously rejected.

Published 28th July 1917, West Cumberland Times
In memory of John Bardgett (15309 L/Cpl.), 11th Border Regiment who died 1st July 1916.

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