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Forename(s): Christopher Harrison
Place of Birth: Westhouse, Yorkshire
Service No: 35524
Regiment / Corps / Service: East Lancashire Regiment
Battalion / Unit: 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 37th Division
Date of Death: 1917-08-09
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: A. 35.
CWGC Cemetery: KEMMEL CHATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: THORNTON-IN-LONSDALE, YORKSHIRE
Christopher Harrison Jackson was the son of Robert James and Grace Jackson, née Harrison. Both parents were born at Austwick, Yorkshire.
1901 Westhouse, Yorkshire Census: Ellerbeck Farm - Christopher H. Jackson, aged 3 years, born Westhouse, son of Robert J. and Grace Jackson.
1911 Westhouse, Yorkshire Census: Ellerbeck Farm - Christopher H. Jackson, aged 13 years, born Westhouse, son of Robert J. James and Grace Jackson.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Christopher H. Jackson, 35524, E. Lan. R.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Christopher Harrison Jackson, 35524, 3rd East Lancs.; 8th East Lancs.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Christopher Harrison Jackson, 3/35524, 8 B[n] East Lancs. Date and Place of Death: 9.8.17 in action France or Belgium. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Mother and Sole Legatee - Grace. £6 0s. 4d.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
JACKSON, Christopher, aged 19, East Lancs. Regiment, Westhouse, [Ingleton], killed in action Aug. 9, 1917
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Private Christopher Harrison JACKSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: East Lancashire Regiment
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 37th Division
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