Sherborne School War MemorialOn 1 July 2016, Sherborne School will commemorate eight of its former pupils who died in the fighting on the first day of the Battle of the Somme.

To discover their stories visit The First Day of the Battle of the Somme: We Will Remember Them.

All eight Old Shirburnians will also be commemorated at the 19240 Shrouds of the Somme memorial at Northernhay Gardens in Exeter from 1  to 7 July 2016.

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Posted 29 June 2016 by Sherborne School Archives.

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