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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
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Rifleman William Brine, 1/8th Hampshire Regiment, Isle of Wight Rifles.


Biography from the Book of Remembrance, All Saints Church, Newchurch, Isle of Wight.
Biographical information

RIFLEMAN WILLIAM BRINE of Alverstone was one of the many men of the Parish serving in the Isle of Wight Rifles in World War I and one of the eight from the Parish who lost their lives whilst serving in our Island Regiment.

Probable CWGC record ...

CWGC records do not show a Rfn W Brine of the Isle of Wight Rifles. Rfn 1807 William Brine was discharged wounded in 1916. The reference above is for William Brine, (born in Wellow in 1885), a Bombardier in the Royal Garrison Artillery.


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