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Forename(s): James Lister
Place of Birth: Keighley, Yorkshire
Service No: 79553
Regiment / Corps / Service: Canadian Infantry
Battalion / Unit: 31st Battalion (Alberta)
Division: 2nd Canadian Division
Date of Death: 1916-09-21
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: IV. D. 29.
CWGC Cemetery: PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
James Lister Wall (born 10 May 1883) was the son of John and Mary Wall, née Lister. Both parents were born at Keighley, Yorkshire.
1891 Keighley, Yorkshire Census: 4 James Street - James Lister Wall, aged 8 years, born Keighley, son of John and Mary Wall.
1901 Keighley, Yorkshire Census: 4, Wall Street - James Wall, aged 17 years, born Keighley, son of John and Mary Wall.
Canadian service records: http://www.baclac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef
Photograph: ‘The Keighlian’ the School Magazine of Keighley Boys’ Grammar School. (Courtesy of kbgs.com). Kindly supplied by the 'The Men of Worth Project' website: https://www.menofworth.org.uk
Data Source: Memorial Inscription on Family Gravestone
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private James Lister WALL
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Canadian Infantry
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 2nd Canadian Division
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