Service Details
Name:
FYNN
Given Name:
DUDLEY BERESFORD HOOLE
Initials:
D B H
Service No:
1387
Rank:
Private
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Regiment:
South African Infantry
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Unit:
3rd Regt.
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Unit 2:
"C" Coy.
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Date of Death:
1916-07-16
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Date of Birth:
1895-08-11
Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, at Delville Wood
Additional
Information:
Son of West White Fynn and Elizabeth Fanny Fynn, of Redlands, Dohne, Cape Province, South Africa. His 3 brothers also died on service. ***One of the iconic photos of WW1 is of his sister (who served as a Nursing Sister) placing flowers at his battlefied grave.
Commemoration
Country:
France
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Locality:
Somme
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Cemetery:
LONDON CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, LONGUEVAL
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Grave Reference:
IX. E. 51.
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