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Abraham Levy

Born:
1897
Died:
17 Elul 5676 (15 September 1916)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
LEV0564
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1897
Place of birth:
Bethnal Green, London

Death

Date of death:
17 Elul 5676 (15 September 1916)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
France and Flanders
Cause of death:
Killed in action
Burial place:
Plot 6, Row R, Grave 7, Guards’ cemetery, Lesboeufs, France

Places

Addresses

Parents' home:
48 Fuller Street London

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Forces War Records: Battles Of The Somme - Battle Of Flers-Courcelette , 15 September 1916

Location: Gueudecourt. British strategic victory/tactical stalemate. Back near Delville Wood, 14th (Light) Division's objectives were the Switch Line and Gird Line trench systems in front of Gueudecourt, the ruins of Guedecourt village and operations in support of other British units.
7th King's Royal Rifle Corps and 7th Rifle Brigade moved through to complete the capture of Gap Trench. Part of the Switch Line was also captured, this was consolidated on 16th September.

Family

Siblings

Rose Levy (female)
Dorah Levy (female)
Samuekl Levy (male)
Morris Levy (male)
Minnie Levy
Lewis Levy (male)
Zelig Levy "Sidney" (male)

Parents

Mother: Annie Goodman (female)
Father: Noah Levy (male)

Military Record

Military service:
British Army
Military record no.:
S/17441
Date discharged/death:
15 September 1916
Rank at discharge/death:
Corporal
Assignments
Regiment:
Rifle Brigade
Battalion/unit:
7th Battalion

Roll of Honour

A. LEVY, 24 July 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Rifleman
Date of Death:
15/09/1916
Age:
Regiment / service:
7th Bn., Rifle Brigade
Cemetery:
Guards' Cemetery, Lesboeufs
Grave reference:
VI. R. 7.
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