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55692: Card from2nd Lt Albert Brainerd Raynes

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Card from London on way home for leave prior to subsequent engagement in the trenches.


Editor's Comment:
Second Lieutenant Albert Brainerd Raynes, Royal Sussex Regiment, attached 2nd Bn. Royal Berkshire Regiment, was killed in action on 10th March 1915, aged 20. The son of Albert Edward and Alice Mary Raynes, of 201, Denman St., Nottingham, he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial. Lieutenant Raynes fell on the opening day of the battle of Neuve Chapelle, his battalion taking part in the attack of the 8th Division.

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5879.jpg| GWA_4182_23_02_15.jpg|

Creator

Raynes, Albert Brainerd

Date

23rd February 1915

Date Created

23/02/1915

Source

Postcard

Medium

Card

Type

Postcard

Contributor

Richard Marshall | Professor E P Raynes

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The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor

Publisher

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford

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