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John Richard Smythe McClure

Date of death: 29th October 1918 Age: 26
Grave: I020 (b)

Rank: Captain
Unit: Royal Engineers
Awards: Mentioned in Despatches
Notes: Son of the Rev. Dr. J. J. McClure and Mary McClure (nee Denham). Educated at Capetown and Johannesburg. Served in South Africa and in German South-West Africa with the Transvaal Light Horse. Came to England in 1915, and joined Royal Engineers. Twice wounded.
Reference: CWGC
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