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Bletchingley page added

The page for the 11 members from Bletchingley who served is now up.  This contains perhaps the best error in recording a man’s unit from the original roll.  Sidney Thomas Plumridge was said to have served with the 10th Lancers – but there has never been such a regiment.  The cavalry regiment was 10th Hussars.  Fortunately his service record survived, which allowed me to work out it was a misunderstanding of 10th Lancs Fus – short for 10th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers!