LieutenantABBISS, JOHN LEE

Died 25/07/1918

Aged 21

1st Bn.
East Surrey Regiment

attd. 7th Light Armoured Bty.
Machine Gun Corps (Motors)

Son of Frederick George and Helen Abbiss, of 42, Elwyn Rd., March, Cambs. Born at Lewisham, London.

Inscription

CHEERFULLY HE GAVE HIS LIFE THAT WE MIGHT HAVE SECURITY AND PEACE

Buried at BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY

Location: Iraq
Number of casualties: 4487

Cemetery/memorial reference: XI. E. 11.

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.