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  • Photo provided courtesy of Cliff Housley
Person Details
13 Jun 1880
Merfield Yorkshire
Jonathan was the son of Joseph and Mary Clegg of Wood Bottom Hopton Merfield Yorkshire. He married Annie Clegg (née Wolfe who worked in service in Nottingham) and they lived at Nelson Terrace Portland Street Daybrook Nottinghamshire. He was the father of Joe, Dora and Annie Clegg.
He was employed as a drayman at Home Brewery Mansfield Road Daybrook (now council offices).
06 Apr 1917
36
434694 - CWGC Website
30151
Private
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He arrived in theatre (France and Flanders) 6/3/1916 and died of wounds
He is buried in Lijssenhoek Military Cemetery Grave Reference: XI C 25A
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  • Photo provided courtesy of Cliff Housley
    Jonathan Clegg - Photo provided courtesy of Cliff Housley
  • Photo provided courtesy of Cliff Housley
    Jonathan Clegg and family - Photo provided courtesy of Cliff Housley
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Jonathan Clegg - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium. Courtesy of Murray Biddle