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Alexander Cohen

Born:
1 Kislev 5656 (18 November 1895)
Died:
4 Elul 5677 (22 August 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
COH9865
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1 Kislev 5656 (18 November 1895)
Place of birth:
Whitechapel

Death

Date of death:
4 Elul 5677 (22 August 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial

Places

Addresses

Family home:
107 Grove Street, London

Schools

Name:
Chicksand Street School

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Family

Siblings

Abraham Cohen (male)
Susan Cohen (female)
Jacob Cohen (male)
Sarah Cohen (female)
Lewis Cohen (male)
Reuben Cohen (male)

Parents

Father: Myer Cohen (male)
Mother: Betty Cordover (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
573544
Date discharged/death:
22 August 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Rifleman
Assignments
Regiment:
London Regiment
Battalion/unit:
17th Battalion

Roll of Honour

A. COHEN, 26 December 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Rifleman
Date of Death:
22/08/1917
Age:
22
Regiment / service:
1st/17th Bn., London Regiment
Cemetery:
Grave reference:
Panels 52 to 54.
Additional information:

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