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Private Sam Rainford

Private. 1/6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. Service no. 1646. also Labour Corps no. 252064. [caption id="attachment_10919" align="alignleft" width="239"] Private Sam Rainford[/caption] Early life: Sam was born in 1883 and his birth was registered in Keighley in the third quarter of the year. His parents were Ben and Emma Rainford. In 1891 he…
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