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  • The Basra Memorial in Iraq commemorates 40,682 Empire personnel who died during the Mesopotamian Campaign, from the Autumn of 1914 to the end of August 1921, and whose graves are not known. The memorial was designed by Edward Prioleau Warren and was unveiled by Gilbert Clayton on 27 March 1929.
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He was the son of Allah Ditta of Dulmial Pind Dadan Khan Jhelum Punjab.
1683180 - CWGC Website
1033
Lance Naik
46th attached 26th Punjabis
Basra Memorial: Indian Panel 56
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  • The Basra Memorial in Iraq commemorates 40,682 Empire personnel who died during the Mesopotamian Campaign, from the Autumn of 1914 to the end of August 1921, and whose graves are not known. The memorial was designed by Edward Prioleau Warren and was unveiled by Gilbert Clayton on 27 March 1929.
    Courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission - The Basra Memorial in Iraq commemorates 40,682 Empire personnel who died during the Mesopotamian Campaign, from the Autumn of 1914 to the end of August 1921, and whose graves are not known. The memorial was designed by Edward Prioleau Warren and was unveiled by Gilbert Clayton on 27 March 1929.