Lance CorporalBORASTON, JOHN PAUL SPENCER

Service Number G/49393

Died 13/09/1917

Aged 26

"B" Coy. 22nd Bn.
Royal Fusiliers

Son of John Maclair Boraston and Annie Boraston, of Stretford, Lancs; husband of Edith Ethel Scott Boraston, of 178, Osmaston Rd., Derby. Formerly 28th (Public Schools) Bn.

Inscription

THAT WAR MAY CEASE IN THE EARTH AND THE NATIONS MAY HAVE PEACE

Buried at GORRE BRITISH AND INDIAN CEMETERY

Location: Pas de Calais, France
Number of casualties: 904

Cemetery/memorial reference: IV. E. 14.

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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.