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Sydney Alexander Close (1890) - World War 1

Sydney Alexander Close (1890) – World War 1

Sydney Alexander Close (1890) was born in Nottinghamshire, England, the son of John Close and Eliza Hubbard. He was drafted into the Sherwood Foresters in 1915 but discharged as being medically unfit.  He died not long afterwards in 1916.

John Henry Close (1884) - World War 1

John Henry Close (1884) – World War 1

John Henry Close (1884) was born in Nottinghamshire, England, the son of John Close (1833) and Eliza Hubbard. He was drafted into the Nottingham Durham Light Infantry in 1916 served in Boulogne in 1918 and was awarded the British War Medal and Victory Medal after […]