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Monday, 14 April 2008

Hero’s wife found and celebrated

The heroic exploits of a Dorchester war hero were commemorated in a memorial service at the grave of the soldier's wife.

Trooper Thomas Warr, a Crimean War veteran who survived the Charge of the Light Brigade, was remembered at a pauper's grave at the Weymouth Avenue cemetery where his wife Amelia was buried 122 years ago.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo, 14th April 2008

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