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  1. Suggest merging these two life stories

    Corporal Peter Ganly
    Not yet known - 28/06/1915
    British Army Lancashire Fusiliers, Service #9025
    0 Remembering

    Private Peter Ganly
    1884 - 28/06/1915
    British Army Lancashire Fusiliers, Service #9025

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    • Is it possible to edit what I have just uploaded?

      I have uploaded some images and now notice a couple of small typos in my descriptions. Is it possible to correct these? (I can only see instructions on how to delete them and start again).

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      • Merging life stories - Archibald Douglas

        I think that these two profiles are most likely the same person:

        https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/1679310
        and
        https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/1679309

        but I can't see a service number for the second one.

        Is someone able to verify this by looking at other sources, please?

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          • Misspelled name

            https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/1067970

            His name is actually spelled Cushnie, according to the 2 gravestone images on his page, as well as Commonwealth War Graves Commission: https://www.cwgc.org/find/find-war-dead/results?serviceNumber=104395&war=1

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            • New Life Story

              Can you please create a Life Story for the following:

              https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/394428/PHILLIPS,%20WILLIAM

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                        • Duplicate entries for

                          2 Life Stories for "arthur harold Guiver"

                          Arthur Harold Guiver
                          21/02/1895 - Not yet known
                          Air Force (RAF/RFC), Service #216409
                          0 Remembering

                          Arthur Harold Guiver
                          21/02/1895 - Not yet known
                          Royal Navy, Service #F16409
                          1 Remembering

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                                  • Notifications

                                    I do like the new notifications feature, however I can't see more than six or so entries with no ability to scroll down to earlier notifications. As I have now remembered a large number of men it is likely I will get a lot of interaction, but will only be made aware of the most recent ones. As people often make multiple updates at one time the six or so I can see will probably all be from the same contributor.

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                                    • Linking with ancestry.com

                                      I already pay to subscribe to ancestry.com and have found census reports already - it would be good to be able to link to them (or at least refer to the) without having to pay again to "find" them via yourselves (which I will not be doing)

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                                      • My community has gone awry; where are the 197 life stories?

                                        I have set up two communities, Bethnal Green war memorial, as well as the South Wales Borderers community.

                                        I am puzzled that for one community, I can click on the link, and can navigate through 1269 individuals that have been added, yet when I look at the Bethnal Green War Memorial group, all of the 197 life stories that have been added do not appear.

                                        Please can you investigate why it is that one community is working okay, yet the other one does not.

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                                        • Nominate missing people

                                          I'd like to nominate people who are not on here

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