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Offline graham saunders

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« on: Monday 22 April 19 11:54 BST (UK) »
my grandfather william henry newell joined the royal berkshire reg.t.a.as a private in 1908 in maidenhead  his war medals are inscribed csm at the time of demob. although the rate of attrition was high that is a big leap in rank. is there anywhere where one could tracae the how a nd where the promotion was ?      thankyou graham                                                                                                                                                                 

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Offline JJen

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Re: ww1 promotion
« Reply #1 on: Monday 22 April 19 12:11 BST (UK) »
Hi Graham.

Did William marry a Sarah Blumfield?

If so his Service record is available on Anc***ry.
Regimental Nos - 567/4157

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« Reply #2 on: Monday 22 April 19 12:15 BST (UK) »
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