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James Becker

Born:
1895
Died:
16 Iyyar 5677 (08 May 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
BEC9531
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1895

Death

Date of death:
16 Iyyar 5677 (08 May 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Arras
Cause of death:
Missing in Action
Burial place:
Arras Memorial

Places

Addresses

Parents' home:
17 Lamb Street

Schools

Name:
St Marys School

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Death of all the Becker boys

Joseph, James and William were all killed within six days of each other.

Family

Siblings

Fanny Becker (female)
Eva Becker (female)
Gladys Becker (female)

Parents

Mother: Annie Becker (female)
Father: Isaac Becker (male)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
32455
Date discharged/death:
08 May 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Assignments
Regiment:
East Surrey Regiment
Battalion/unit:
1st Battalion
Campaigns:
Arras

Roll of Honour

J. BECKER, 08 May 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Private
Date of Death:
08/05/1917
Age:
Regiment / service:
1st Bn., East Surrey Regiment
Cemetery:
Grave reference:
Bay 6.
Additional information:

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