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Name: Joseph GRAHAM
Casualty No.: Ranks: Private Initials: J Service No.: 23/489
Date of Birth : - Place of Birth : Byers Green, Northumberland. Age at Death: 34
Unit: 23rd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers (4th Tyneside Scottish).
Former Unit(s):
Place Enlisted:
Place of Residence: Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Home Address: 25 Stanhope Street, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Previous Address: Ramshaw Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.
Civilian Employment: Labourer on building sites.
How Died: Killed in action
Date of Death: Saturday 1st July 1916
Place of Death: Somme, France.
Battle/Campaign: Battles of the Somme, France, 1916.
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Greenside War Memorial, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Buried: No known grave.
Decoration and Medals:
Photographs: 1
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:
Husband of Alice Graham (nee Sproat) of 25 Stanhope Street, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Notes : Joseph married Alice at St. Aidan's Parish Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, July 1903. Both were formerly from Ramshaw Street, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Debt of Honour Register. Soldiers Died in the Great War. Information from a family member.
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