DELVILLE WOOD

LONGUEVAL - SOMME - FRANCE

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ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Pas-de-Calais, France

Edward John HARE

Grave IV.Z.8.

Son of Edward John Hare, of Haredale, Mowbray, Cape Province, South Africa ; husband of  Catherine Rebecca Ellison (formerly Hare) (Source : C.W.G.C.).

15th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps.

Killed in action on the 24th March 1917. Flying on BE2c as observer. Shot down by anti-aircraft fire during an observation patrol. His pilot, Sergeant J.F. Ridgway, was wounded (Source : The sky their battlefield of Trevor Henshaw).