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Worksop, Notts
Richard Slater was the youngest child on a family of 11 and was born in Worksop. They lived many years at Back Crown Street, Worksop. The parents of the family were John and Sarah Slater, nee Peters. All the males in the family took work in the local collieries, Richard starting off as a pit pony driver.
21 Mar 1918
1653265 - CWGC Website
39828
Private
2/6th (TF) Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Richard enlisted at Worksop, went to France, was killed in action and was named on the Arras Memorial.
Research by Colin Dannatt
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