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John Abelson

Born:
1897
Died:
24 Tammuz 5677 (14 July 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
ABE8391
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1897
Place of birth:
Wigan, Lancashire, England

Death

Date of death:
24 Tammuz 5677 (14 July 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Burial place:
DAR ES SALAAM WAR CEMETERY

Places

Addresses

Mother's home:
62 Bell St Cheetham Manchester (1911)

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Family

Siblings

Harry Abelson (male)
Myer Abelson (male)

Parents

Mother: Jane Abelson (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
5163
Date discharged/death:
14 July 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Assignments
Regiment:
South African Infantry
Battalion/unit:
7th Battalion

Roll of Honour

J. ABELSON, 14 July 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Private
Date of Death:
14/07/1917
Age:
21
Regiment / service:
7th Regt., South African Infantry
Cemetery:
Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery
Grave reference:
4. H. 13.
Additional information:

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Waterproof Garment Cutter Apprentice

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