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  Agenvillers Churchyard

Somme

France

 

Pictures courtesy of Tony Emptage

 

Historical Information

Agenvillers Churchyard contains one Commonwealth burial of the First World War.

 

Shot at Dawn:

11850 Private J Tongue 1st Bn. King's (Liverpool Regiment), executed for desertion 08/01/1917, N.E. Corner.

The mass pardon of 306 British Empire soldiers executed for certain offences during the Great War was enacted in section 359 of the Armed Forces Act 2006, which came into effect on royal assent on 8 November 2006.

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