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Grave of Lieutenant Geoffrey Hird, 3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), 1944

Photograph by Major Wilfred Herbert James Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), World War Two, North West Europe, 1944.

Lieutenant Geoffrey William Hird, aged 21, was killed when his scout car hit a mine during a reconnaissance patrol near Asch (As) in Belgium on 20 September 1944. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission records his burial at Leopoldsburg War Cemetery in Belgium.

From an album of 266 photographs compiled by Major W H J Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters).

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NAM. 1975-03-63-20-51


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