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Gunner ROBERT HOARE - KANDAHAR FARM CEMETERY - Royal Field Artillery
File of correspondence regarding Gunner Robert Hoare, originally recorded as being commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, until records were later corrected to reflect his burial in Kandahar Farm Cemetery, Belgium. Main topics include correspondence with the next of kin regarding the location of the grave and arrangements to correct the Commission's records.
Includes: Letter from Mrs R Squire (formerly Hoare) requesting information about the location of Gunner Hoare's burial, dated 11 June 1949. Copy letter signed by Records Officer (SWD Branch) confirming that the incorrect date of death may have been accepted by the Commission under pressure from the nextof kin but that the files that may have proved this had since been destroyed, dated 13 August 1949.
11/6/1949 - 13/8/1949
KANDAHAR FARM CEMETERY
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