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Parents: Charles William and Emma Jacobs of 58 Bagshaw Street, Pleasley Hill.
Coal Miner.
23 Nov 1918
1450747 - CWGC Website
58 Bagshaw Street, Plealsey Hill.
Dragoon Guards
1st Bn King's Dragoon Guards. Enlisted 06/01/1915 aged 18 years and 6 months. Died of influenza at Station Hospital, Risalpur, India. According to his service records he was admitted to hospital on 30/10/1918 and died on 3/11/1918, but on CWGC date of death is 23/11/1918. In France from 19/3/1917 and then in India from 15/10/1917. Was a skilled saddler receiving his certificate of trade proficiency on 06/01/1917. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial.
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