PrivateWATSON, JAMES WILLIAM

Service Number 24371

Died 24/02/1917

Aged 20

9th Bn.
Yorkshire Regiment

Son of Godfrey and Elizabeth Ann Watson, of 6, Carlton Terrace, Yarm-on-Tees, Yorks.

Inscription

HE WENT TO WAR FOR THE SAKE OF PEACE AND DIED THAT LOVE MIGHT LIVE

Buried at BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY

Location: Pas de Calais, France
Number of casualties: 5777

Cemetery/memorial reference: VIII. B. 177.

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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.