Cambridgeshires: Paying the ultimate price

PUBLISHED: 12:23 23 June 2006 | UPDATED: 21:57 28 May 2010

AMONG those who paid the ultimate price for the Schwaben Redoubt victory were these 11 local soldiers: Cpl Harold Bond, March; Pte Charles Brittain, March; Pte Stanley Fox, Wimblington; L/Cpl George Geagen, March; Pte Percy Johnson, Wisbech; Pte Percy Mew

AMONG those who paid the ultimate price for the Schwaben Redoubt victory were these 11 local soldiers:

Cpl Harold Bond, March;

Pte Charles Brittain, March;

Pte Stanley Fox, Wimblington;

L/Cpl George Geagen, March;

Pte Percy Johnson, Wisbech;

Pte Percy Mews, Parson Drove;

Pte Charles Lambe, Chatteris;

Sgt-Signaller George Piggins, Wisbech;

Pte Arthur Plumb, Coldham;

Sgt Herbert Wells, March;

Pte Walter Gill, Wisbech.


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