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Place of Birth: Clapham, Yorkshire
Service No: 240505
Regiment / Corps / Service: King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Battalion / Unit: 1/5th Battalion
Division: 49th (West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1917-07-19
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: ---
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Private John Jackson has not been identified in CWGC. The service number of John in the printed volume of SDGW seems to be 240595, but the printing is not clear.
The information below has not been proven to be for the John above.
John Jackson was the son of John and Isabella Jackson, née Frankland. John was born at Austwick and Isabella at Thornton-in-Lonsdale, Yorkshire.
1901 Thornton-in-Lonsdale, Yorkshire Census: Bideber Mill - John Jackson, aged 3 years, born Clapdale, Yorkshire, son of John and Isabella Jackson.
1911 Thornton-in-Lonsdale, Yorkshire Census: Byber Mill - John Jackson, aged 13 years, born Clapham, Yorkshire, son of John and Isabella Jackson.
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 49th (West Riding) Division
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