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Name: John Thomas CHARLTON
Casualty No.: Ranks: Private Initials: J T Service No.: 40651
Date of Birth : - Place of Birth : Alnwick, Northumberland. Age at Death: 20
Unit: 1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Former Unit(s):
Place Enlisted: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.
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Civilian Employment:
How Died: Died of wounds (wounded before offensive started).
Date of Death: Tuesday 2nd April 1918
Place of Death:
Battle/Campaign: Battles of the Lys, Belgium, 1918. Battle of Estaires, 9th – 11th April 1918.
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: -
Buried: Wimereux Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Grave ref IX. D. 10
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Photographs: 1
Service Records: No
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Family Details:
Son of G. and J. Charlton of Greenwell House Farm, Blaydon Burn, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Notes :
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Soldiers Died in the Great War.
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