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Marion Constance Powell (1896–1915)

There are many old Bathurstians who will remember the late Mrs. Henry Watson Powell, daughter of the late Dr. Machattie, and sister of our well known medic0 and of Mrs Jago Smith and Mrs. Koebeck. Mrs. Watson Powell, who had resided in England, left four sons, all of whom are serving under the colors. Randolph is a cap tain in the 8th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders, and is at the front. Patrick is a Second Lieutenant of a Staffordshire Regiment now guarding the coast at 1 Iymouth. The other two are going to tho front.

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Alternative Names
  • Machattie, Marion Constance

6 October, 1896


1915 (aged ~ 18)
London, Middlesex, England

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