Able SeamanDUNCAN, JAMES

Service Number Tyneside Z/2823

Died 08/05/1915

Aged 15

Howe Bn. R.N. Div.
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Son of James and Jean Duncan, of Knowefield Cottage, Stanwix, Carlisle. He received a Life-saving Certificate from the Royal Humane Society at the age of 12.

Commemorated at HELLES MEMORIAL

Location: Turkey (including Gallipoli)
Number of casualties: 20956

Cemetery/memorial reference: Panel 8 to 16.

See cemetery plan
Memorial 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.