Able SeamanMITCHELL, JOHN LESLIE

Service Number D/JX 567213

Died 11/05/1945

Aged 19

H.M.S. Shah
Royal Navy

Son of Christopher and Margaret Mitchell, of Town Hill, Swansea, Wales.

Inscription

HERE BACK IN THE MOTHERLAND WE MOURN OUR LOSS WITH PROFOUND SORROW

Buried at DURBAN (STELLAWOOD) CEMETERY

Location: Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
Number of casualties: 706

Cemetery/memorial reference: Block F. Grave 371.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
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.