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Private Edgar Abbott

2 Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers


Private Abbot served with 16th Platoon, D Company. Aged 20, he was reported missing, believed killed during the Battle of the Somme on 23 July 1916. Private Abbot is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.


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Uploaded on October 21, 2011