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Hyam Leitz

Born:
1894
Died:
22 Av 5677 (10 August 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
LEI0200
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1894
Place of birth:
Lithuania

Death

Date of death:
22 Av 5677 (10 August 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Ypres, Menin Gate Memorial

Places

Addresses

Parents' Home:
17 Eva Street, Neath, Wales

Synagogues

Name:
Swansea Hebrew Congregation
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Family

Parents

Father: Herman Leitz (male)
Mother: Golda Leitz (female)

Military Record

Military service:
British Army
Military record no.:
7173
Date discharged/death:
10 August 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Sustained injuries:
Killed in Action
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Fusiliers, London Regiment
Battalion/unit:
18th Battalion
Posting:
Ypres, Belgium

Roll of Honour

LEITZ

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Private
Date of Death:
10/08/1917
Age:
23
Regiment / service:
"C" Coy. 11th Bn., Royal Fusiliers
Cemetery:
Grave reference:
Panel 6 and 8.
Additional information:

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