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Leigh Jacob Davis

Born:
1892
Died:
17 Elul 5676 (15 September 1916)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
DAV5586
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1892

Death

Date of death:
17 Elul 5676 (15 September 1916)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
High Wood
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
London Cemetery and Extension, Longueval

Places

Addresses

Family home:
11 Cleve Road, London

Schools

Name:
University College School
Name:
University of London
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Family

Siblings

Edgar Davis (male)
Lilian Davis (female)
David Davi (male)
Charles Davis (male)
Phyllis Davis (female)

Parents

Father: Arthur Richard Davis (male)
Mother: Priscilla Alice Jacobs (female)

Homefront

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date discharged/death:
15 September 1916
Rank at discharge/death:
Captain
Assignments
Regiment:
London Regiment
Battalion/unit:
19th Battalion

Roll of Honour

L. J. DAVIS, 15 September 1916

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Captain
Date of Death:
15/09/1916
Age:
24
Regiment / service:
19th Bn., London Regiment
Cemetery:
London Cemetery And Extension, Longueval
Grave reference:
1A.A.15.
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