SJ4167 : So very young

taken 10 years ago, near to Hoole, Cheshire, Great Britain

So very young
So very young
While looking around the War Memorial on Hoole Road, Chester, this simple wooden cross, upset me when you see just how young this soldier was when he died.
On the War Graves Commission web site, Private Lawson G. of the Cheshire Regiment, 'D' Coy. 1st./5th. Bn. Date of death, shown as 21.9.1916, Service No. 2503. Buried at the Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval, France
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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Thursday, 24 January, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 413 673 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:11.9826N 2:52.7389W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 413 673
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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