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Have a look at the slideshow below for heart wrenching tales of love, loss, sacrifice and bravery.

G.F. Lyman-Dixon

Gordon Howard

The Davies Family

Albert Henry Tuddenham

John Ernest Moth

Daniel and Betty Barnett

William Harold Story

John Jones

Daisy Lengthorn

Matthew Patterson

George and Elizabeth Brown

Frederick James Wellman

William John Broom

Tom and Mary

Walter Larrington

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