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The grave of Jack Satterthwaite.<br />
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The tragic tale of how the First World War's last victim died from his wounds 47 years after his brother was killed in the same conflict has emerged.<br />
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Jack and Walter Satterthwaite fought alongside one another on the Western Front until Jack was shot and killed in battle in April 1916.<br />
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His older brother Walter carried on in the trenches but was invalided out of the army after being severely wounded in the right leg a year later.<br />
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Although his limb was rendered permanently immobile he recovered to lead a normal life until he went into hospital due to increasing pain from his wartime wound.<br />
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He underwent surgery to amputate his left leg but died from severe blood loss.