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Bottesford Leicestershire.
Parents: John (deceased) and Elizabeth Bockin of 13 Belvoir Road, Bottesford. Wife: Sarah Ann, nee Clarke, married 1904. Children: Constance Grace, born 1904, Mabel, born 1906 and Ethel, born 1908. Sarah married again in 1919 to William Collins.
Railway Porter with Midland Railway Co until 15/01/1903.
In 1911 Sarah Ann and the girls are living with her widowed mother at 56 Portland Street, Mansfield Woodhouse. There is no trace of Leonard on the 1911 census nor in any military records for the period, or any recorded death. The reason Leonard is recorded on the memorial ( surname is mis-spelt as Bocking) is not known.
Remembered on