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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Lower Gornal, New Dudley, Staffordshire
Levi Southall was the son of Joseph Southall and Emily Cook who married in the Stourbridge registration district in 1880. Their children included: Florence (b.1883), Levi (b.1886), Thomas Ernest (b.1892), Job (b.1894) Sarah (b.1888), Jemima (b.1890) and William (b.1899). All but William were born in the Dudley area. The Southall family lived at: 42 Summer Lane, Sedgley, Staffordshire [C.1891]; 38 Dorset Street, Radford [C.1901]; 30 St Paul’s Street, Radford [C.1911]. Joseph Southall, who worked as a bricklayer, died at Nottingham in 1945, aged 85. His wife, Emily had predeceased him, dying at Nottingham in 1918, aged 58.
Coal Miner (C. 1911)
12 Feb 1916
23
201673 - CWGC Website
20852
Private
11th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He enlisted at Nottingham; died from his wounds; buried in the Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Levi Southall - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
  • Photograph was published on the 10th May 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
    Levi Southall - Photograph was published on the 10th May 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.