We remember Jacob John Williams

We remember Jacob John Williams

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Timeline

birth Llanwonno, Glam United Kingdom Source:9442389
1916
dates Age 21 Source:9004629 27th April 1916
1916
service British Army Private 14383 Devonshire Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Source:9442389 1916
1916
death Killed in Action In trenches at Mansell Copse when battalion came under shellfire. Jacob was one of 2 ORs killed, a third seems to have died shortly after near Fricourt, Somme France Source:9004629 27th April 1916
burial Citadel New Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Fricourt, Somme France V. E. 10 Source:9004629

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Jacob John
Initials JJ
Last Name Williams
Source 4776936
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 14383 Devonshire Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Private

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658

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The Rhondda Leader, Angela121688

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Welsh Book of Remembrance Selena49658

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