LieutenantPINNEY, JOHN CHARLES WILLIAM

Died 01/12/1917

Aged 21

1st Bn.
Royal Fusiliers

attd. "C" Sqdn.
38th King George's Own Central India Horse

Mentioned in Despatches

Son of Maj. John C. D. and the Hon. Mrs. Pinney, of "Waterloo Cottage," Bredon, Tewkesbury. Born in Worcestershire. An Observer with Royal Flying Corps from Nov., 1914, to June, 1915.

Inscription

FOR THE DUTY DARED AND DONE FOR THE CROWN OF LIFE WELL WON WE BLESS THEE LORD

Buried at TINCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY

Location: Somme, France
Number of casualties: 1887

Cemetery/memorial reference: III. C. 20.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.