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Gabriel Davis

Born:
1890
Died:
15 Tishri 5677 (12 October 1916)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
DAV0439
Other surname:
Robson
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1890
Place of birth:
Jarrow, England

Death

Date of death:
15 Tishri 5677 (12 October 1916)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Cause of death:
Died of Wounds
Burial place:
Bancourt British Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Parents' Home:
73 Woodbine Street, South Shields

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Memorial, 1919

In 1919 the Jewish Chronicle published an article stating that there would be a memorial service for all of the local boys who had died in the war at The Victoria Hall in South Shields, Gabriel was listed as being one of those honoured in the service.

Family

Siblings

Emmanuel Davis (male)
David Davis (male)
Dora Davis (female)
Phillip Davis
Henry Davis (male)
Maud Davis (female)
Davis "Harold" (male)

Parents

Father: Israel Davis (male)
Mother: Henrietta Davis (female)

Military Record

Military service:
British Army
Military record no.:
9888
Date discharged/death:
12 October 1916
Assignments
Regiment:
York And Lancaster Regiment
Battalion/unit:
D Company
Posting:
France

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Lance Corporal
Date of Death:
12/10/1916
Age:
26
Regiment / service:
"D" Coy. 2nd Bn., York and Lancaster Regiment
Cemetery:
Bancourt British Cemetery
Grave reference:
III. L. 1.
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