Second LieutenantPACKER, JOSEPH

Died 20/08/1918

Aged 21

Royal Air Force

Son of Joseph Frederick and Anne Packer, of 37, North St., Swindon. Enlisted in the Royal Army Medical Corps June, 1914, transf. to Royal Engineers 1915. Served in France and Belgium. Gazetted, April, 1918.

Inscription

HOW BRIGHT THESE GLORIOUS SPIRITS SHINE

Buried at SWINDON (CHRIST CHURCH) BURIAL GROUND

Location: Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 25

Cemetery/memorial reference: 535.


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.