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06 September 2014
2135 Private Peter Fotheringhame of Sanday

The website's Battlefield Casualties section has lists of the nearly 400 Orcadians who died in the great battles and campaigns of the Great War.  However, there is also a list of 49 Orcadians who died during "routine" trench warfare on the Western Front: daily attrition from shell-fire, in trench raids or minor offensives.  The story of one of these soldiers, Peter Fotheringhame, has been added as a Word document to the website Sanday section, or can be downloaded direct as a pdf using the link below.

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