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Draycott Cemetery contains 2 First World War burials.

We are extremely grateful to Richard Roberts (<richard@nosnailshere.co.uk>) who has forwarded the photograph of Lewis Hind's grave in this cemetery. Details of Private Hinds, and a photograph of the Draycott Cemetery are below this photo.

The grave of Private Hinds and his father Jospeh Hinds
The grave of Private Hinds and his father Joseph Hinds
Richard Roberts (<richard.nsw@googlemail.com>)

Private Lewis Hinds. 243831. 2/5th the Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, transferred to (456194) Labour Corps.
Son of Joseph & Hannah Hinds.
Died at home 24 February 1920. Age 24
Buried in the same plot as his father, Joseph, who died in 1925.
(There is no entry for Private L Hinds in SDGW).

As can be seen from the photo, the burial plot for Private Hinds is now in poor condition. The photo below is of Draycott Cemetery, with the Hinds' grave in the foreground.
There are no other details for Private Hinds.

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Draycott Cemetery, with the Hinds' grave in the foreground
Draycott Cemetery, with the Hinds' grave in the foreground
Richard Roberts (<richard.nsw@googlemail.com>)


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