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Place of Birth: Whitewell, Yorkshire
Service No: 104335
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
Battalion / Unit: 255th Siege Battery
Date of Death: 1918-11-30
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: S. IV. C. 11.
CWGC Cemetery: ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: GRINDLETON, YORKSHIRE
John Westall was the son of Robert and Elizabeth Jane Westall née Lupton. Robert was born at Lower Booths and Elizabeth at Carnforth, Lancashire.
1901 Bowland Forest (Lower Division), Yorkshire Census: 2, Harrop Fold - John Westall, aged 10 years, born Whitewell, Yorkshire, son of Robert and Jane Westall.
1911 Bowland Forest (Low), Yorkshire Census: Harrop Fold - John Westall, aged 19 years, born Dunsop, Yorkshire, son of Jane Westall, widow.
The British Army Service Record for John Westall exists but may be incomplete.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Gnr John Westall, 104335, Royal Garrison Artillery.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Gnr John Westall, 104335, 255 S. Bty., R.G.A. Date and Place of Death: 30.11.18. 12 Gen. Hos. Rouen, France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Mother - Jane. £7 16s. 7d. Brother - Robert. £7 16s. 7d. Brother - George. £7 16s. 7d.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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