British War Medal, Victory Medal with M.I.D. Oakleaf. (Capt. A. W. Dolamore) Middlesex Regiment. Mint

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Whilst serving with the 10th battalion Middlesex Regiment he was attached to the 5th East Kent’s and was killed in action by a Turkish sniper on 14.4.1917 in Mesopotamia when the New Piquet Line was sniped all day.  13 men being wounded, (Regimental History) believe possibly entitled to a 1914-15 star.

He was posthumously mentioned in despatches L.G. 12.3.1918.

The son of William Henry Dolamore R.R.C.S. President of the British Dental Association 1915-1918, Consultant Surgeon of 63 Harley Street, Cavendish Square, Westminster.

Commemorated on the Basra Memorial Iraq.