For almost 100 years, his ‘missing’ body lay in an unmarked war grave in northern France.
But thanks to the tenacity of his nephew, a chance archaeological discovery and DNA technology, Private Harry Dibben has at last received a proper burial.
The extraordinary story came to light after Richard Dibben began to research his family history.
He discovered his great-uncle Harry had been shot while attacking a German trench in Fromelles in 1916.
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