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Offline Tim Bell

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Pte 3135 John Thomas Coleman
« on: February 21, 2020, 10:40:45 AM »
Pte Coleman Embodied in 2/5th Bttn on 16/12/1914, claiming an age of 17y 10m.  He was posted to 45th Prov Bttn on 18/6/1915,
John was discharged unfit from 45th Prov Bttn on 16/7/1916. He had TB resulting from exposure and infection on military service.
John died from Disease on 30/10/1916, aged 18.
Father Henry. Foster mother / aunt Mary Jane Dean received pension as 178 City Rd, Kitt Green, Wigan.
buried st.john[the divine]churchyard,pemberton
Credit to PaulC
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Re: Pte 3135 John Thomas Coleman
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2020, 04:44:00 PM »
DC confirms cause of death as TB, also correct date of death as 30/10/1916 rather than 13/10/1916. Headstone found at Pemberton. He has now gone forward with IFCP.