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Jack Melnick

Born:
1876
Died:
11 Elul 5676 (09 September 1916)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
MEL3755
Other surname:
Melnik
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1876
Place of birth:
Warsaw, Poland
Date arrived in Britain:
1894

Death

Date of death:
11 Elul 5676 (09 September 1916)
Died in combat?:
No
Place of death:
Battle of Ginchy, Battle of the Somme
Cause of death:
Fatal wounds
Burial place:
Known unto God, Thiepval Memorial

Places

Addresses

1901 Census:
Herne Bay Kent, United Kingdom (1901)
Address in British Jewry Book of Honour:
138 Jubilee Street London, United Kingdom (09 September 1916)

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Family

Spouse

Matilda Melnick "Tilly" (female)
Other surname / Maiden name:
Posener
Country of marriage:
United Kingdom

Children

Eva Melnick (female)

Siblings

H. J. Melnik (male)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
471770
Date discharged/death:
09 September 1916
Rank at discharge/death:
Private, Rifleman
Assignments
Regiment:
London Regiment, The Rangers
Battalion/unit:
1st/12th Battalion
Campaigns:
Battle of the Somme

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