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David Ezra

Born:
12 Tishri 5645 (01 October 1884)
Died:
28 Av 5678 (06 August 1918)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
EZR9830
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
12 Tishri 5645 (01 October 1884)
Place of birth:
Calcutta, British India

Death

Date of death:
28 Av 5678 (06 August 1918)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Western front
Cause of death:
Killed in action
Burial place:
Beacon Cemetery, Sally-Laurette

Places

Addresses

Parents' home:
3 Hyde Park Street, Padding (1911)

Schools

Name:
Cheltenham Collage
Name:
Cambridge University
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Life in Baghdad

Family legend
David's family was prominent in Baghdad. His Grandfather had founded city's Magen David Synagogue.

Family

Spouse

Marie Blumenfield (female)

Parents

Father: Ezekiel Ezra (male)
Mother: Ramah Ezra (female)

Homefront

Occupation:
Art Dealer

Military Record

Military service:
Officer
Date discharged/death:
06 August 1918
Rank at discharge/death:
Captain
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Garrison Artillery
Battalion/unit:
Special Reserves of Officers
Posting:
Western front in February 1917
Campaigns:
Served 192nd Battery

Roll of Honour

D. EZRA, 06 August 1918

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Captain
Date of Death:
06/08/1918
Age:
33
Regiment / service:
192nd Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery
Cemetery:
Beacon Cemetery, Sailly-laurette
Grave reference:
I. G. 7.
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