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Forename(s): James Henry
Place of Birth: Torquay, Devon
Service No: 18382
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 10th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1918-10-27
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Plot 5. Row A. Grave 6.
CWGC Cemetery: TEZZE BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
James Henry Quiller was the son of Emmeline Quiller who was born at St. Blazey, Cornwall.
1891 Torquay, Devon Census: 2, Ellacombe Church Road - James Quiller, aged 1 year, born Torquay, son of Emlin Quiller (single).
1901 Great Harwood, Lancashire Census: 11, Hope Street - James H. Davitt, aged 11 years, born Torquay, son of Emiline and [stepson of] John Davitt. [Emmeline had married John Davitt in 1893.]
1911 Great Harwood, Lancashire Census: 9, Hope Street - James Quiller, aged 21 years, born Torquay, son of Emmline and [stepson of] John Davitt.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte James H. Quiller, 18382, West Riding Regiment.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte James Henry Quiller, 18382, 2nd W. Rid. R. & 10th W. Rid. R. K in A. 27/10/18.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte James Henry Quiller, 18382, 10th Bn. W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 27.10.18. Italy. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: ½ Sister - Elizabeth Smith. £14 10s. 3d. ½ Brother - Thomas. £7 5s. 1d.
James is commemorated on the Great Harwood War Memorial.
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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