We remember John Moscrop

We remember John Moscrop

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7015111 Source:6645687 1883
1914
employment Police Constable Blackburn County Borough Police Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6645664 12th June 1914 - 17th November 1915
1914
dates Age 20 Source:6645664 12th June 1914
1914
location 81 High Street, Belmont, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:6645664 12th June 1914
1915
dates Age 22 Source:6645687 19th November 1915
1915
location 8 Fielden Street, Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:6645687 19th November 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal P/2740 Military Foot Police Source:6645687 19th November 1915 - 19th October 1917
1916
events Reprimanded Military Discipline Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:6645687 19th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gonorrhoea Hospital/Institution Source:6645687 8th April 1916 - 15th April 1916
1916
hospitalisation Myalgia Hospital/Institution Source:6645687 11th August 1916 - 16th August 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6645687 1916 - 15th May 1918
1917
service British Army Acting Corporal P/2740 Military Foot Police Source:6645687 19th October 1917 - 15th May 1918
1918
dates Age 35 Source:6645507 15th May 1918
1918
location 17 Earl Street, Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:6645687 28th August 1918
1918
location 7 Maria Square, Belmont, Near Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:6645687 1st September 1918
employment Labourer Source:6645664
service British Army Corporal P/2740 Military Police Corps Source:7015111
1918
death Killed in Action Killed by a bomb from an enemy aircraft France Source:7015111 Source:6645687 Source:6645507 15th May 1918
burial Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7015111

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Moscrop
Source 6645507
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17 Earl Street, Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 28th August 1918
7 Maria Square, Belmont, Near Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1st September 1918
8 Fielden Street, Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 19th November 1915
81 High Street, Belmont, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 12th June 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army P/2740 Military Foot Police Lance Corporal
British Army P/2740 Military Foot Police Acting Corporal
British Army P/2740 Military Police Corps Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Ann Moscrop mother
John Moscrop father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-11-17 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-11-19 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Cranborne3325
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser Cranborne3325
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cranborne3325
Blackburn County Borough Police examination book Cranborne3325

Multimedia

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Blackburn County Borough Police war memorial Cranborne3325

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