Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Congregational Church, Roll of Honour, Barmoor, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Ryton Holy Cross Church Shrine, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Nord, France. Reference IV. F. 17.
Decoration and Medals:
Blaydon Courier, page 8, 3rd February 1917.
Son of William and Mary Graham, of The Cottage, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Husband of Emilie Graham (nee Cave).
John was a prominent member of Ryton Cricket Club and captained them during their most successful periods. His strength for the team was his fast bowling but he also scored plenty of runs with the bat. He played for Ryton when they were admitted to the West Tyne League in 1905. He was still with them when they were admitted to the Tyneside Senior League (Division B), when champions in 1911 and he continued his cricket until the outbreak of war in 1914.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register.
Soldiers Died in the Great War.
Information from Jack Chapman.