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Offline mack

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2342 / 375597 james arthur bocking
« 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.
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Re: 2342 / 375597 james arthur bocking
« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2020, 03:59:28 PM »
Buried Oldham Chadderton Cemetery 3/9/1919. B.255
DC confirms cause of death. Westhulme Hospital, Oldham.
« Last Edit: September 05, 2020, 12:34:12 PM by Tim Bell »
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