Private William Dumble

Private William Dumble, 1st/7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. He was killed in France on 15th September 1916 during the Battle of the Somme and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. He fell in the confused fighting in and around the German positions at the ” Quadrilateral Trench ” wher attack followed counterattack. The Battalion lost 147 Officers and Other Ranks killed and a further 6 Officers and 219 Other Ranks wounded.

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