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Remembrance => Newly Commemorated Men (CWGC) => Topic started by: mack on July 13, 2019, 01:56:53 AM

Title: 2342 / 375597 james arthur bocking
Post by: mack on July 13, 2019, 01:56:53 AM
375597 james Arthur bocking
Enlisted 23/9/1914
1/10th manchesters taken on strength at Gallipoli 16/8/1915
GSW Shoulder France 21/3/1918.
Evacuated 29/3/1918
108 beever st,oldham
Demob 19/04/1919
died 30/8/1919 of phthisis Oldham 8d/498
age 37
place of burial.unknown
Acute Phthisis noted on Pension Record for disability, attributable to service.
Pension Card doesn't state cause of death, but clear indication in Pension Record. HOLD
Mother Martha Jane, 65 Durham St, Oldham.
Title: Re: 2342 / 375597 james arthur bocking
Post by: Tim Bell on August 31, 2020, 03:59:28 PM
Buried Oldham Chadderton Cemetery 3/9/1919. PA.136
DC confirms cause of death. Westhulme Hospital, Oldham.
Title: Re: 2342 / 375597 james arthur bocking
Post by: Tim Bell on November 05, 2021, 04:06:15 PM
Commemoration accepted 05/11/2021
Title: Re: 2342 / 375597 james arthur bocking
Post by: mack on November 07, 2021, 12:54:35 PM
hiya tim
he has the wrong burial details,hes buried in section PA.grave 136

mack
[Plot Updated  -Thanks Mack]