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Wolf Green

Born:
27 Kislev 5658 (22 December 1897)
Died:
28 Av 5677 (16 August 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
GRE6643
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
27 Kislev 5658 (22 December 1897)
Place of birth:
82 Cable Street, London

Death

Date of death:
28 Av 5677 (16 August 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
France & Flanders
Burial place:
Hooge Crater, Ypres, Zillebeke, West Vlaanderen, Belgium
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Family

Siblings

Manassah Green (male)

Parents

Father: Lewis (Louis) Green (male)
Mother: Leah Kohen (female)

Homefront

Occupation:
Postman
What was the impact of this:
Place of birth - 82 Cable Street, London

When parents died he was six and three-quarters years of age, taken with his brother Manassah, to reside and be brought up in the now named Norwood Orphanage.

When they left the Orphanage they went to live with their Aunt, Golda Lubelsky (their mother's sister) and her husband Phillip

According to the 1911 census Golda, Philliip, Sarah & Wolfy were living at 73 Wentworth Street, Spittlefields, London.

Phillip was a shop keeper, general business, Golda and Sarah were assisting. Wolfy was a Furrier.

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
374193
Date discharged/death:
16 August 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Rifleman

Roll of Honour

W. GREEN, 16 August 1916

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Rifleman
Date of Death:
16/08/1917
Age:
18
Regiment / service:
8th Bn., London Regiment (Post Office Rifles)
Cemetery:
Hooge Crater Cemetery
Grave reference:
IX. C. 19.
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