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Funeral Pt. Hutton

Date guide: 1912

Killed by lightning

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In July 1912 nearly 10,000 territorials arrived by rail to three camps in Craven. The camps were at Gargrave, Skipton and East Marton. Whilst out on exercises near Broughton, a group of men were caught in a thunderstorm and Pte Hutton was killed by lightening. Several others were injured. A more detailed account can be found on the Gargrave web site, www.gargrave.org.uk
Added by: Dennis French 12 Aug 04 
 

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