Crowther, J J O

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  1. Dave Bean

    JOHN JOSEPH OCTAVIUS CROWTHER1/8TH London regiment- post office rifles rifleman. number 4951 kia 15 sept 1916 age 34 Flanders. Somme. burial Etaples military cemy plot xv d 5 Memel id 10894782
    1916 German attack at Vimy ridge, the battle of Flers Courcelette,
    the battle of the Transloy ridges, the attacks on the butte de Warlencourt
    Born 1882 to john Akam Crowther(1847-1919) & Harriet Seddon (1848-1919)
    lived 14 Dansom lane, Hull
    left £217 5s 1d to lance corporal Wm Seddon Crowther
    his brother in the machine gun corps, he died march 23/03/1918 aged 43
    1911 john was living 9 amies terr. ferries street census listed as sorting clerk GPO 446810 appointed 1900- 901 census

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