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World War 1 - Detailed information
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SURNAMES - J

JACKSON George Alfred
Carriage Washer, Stratford - Lance Corporal 204396, 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 30 October 1917. Aged 30. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1914. Born and resident Chadwell Heath, Essex. Enlisted January 1917 in Warley, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 48 to 50 and 162A.
JACKSON Jolande or Jollands Archie
Porter, Norwich (Thorpe) - Private 75825, 7th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City Of London Regiment). Killed in action 30 September 1918. Aged 19. Born, 10 February 1899, and resident Bungay, Suffolk. Son of George and Alice A. Jackson, of 49, Staithe Rd., Bungay, Suffolk. Admitted to Bungay Council/Boys School in 1908. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1914. Enlisted July 1917 in Lowestoft. Formerly 72245, 25th Training Reserve Battalion. In the 1911 census he was aged 12, born Bungay, Suffolk, at school, resident with his parents, George and Alice Jackson, in Staithe Road, Bungay, Suffolk. Buried in SUNKEN ROAD CEMETERY, BOISLEUX-ST. MARC, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row B. Graven 27. See also Bungay
JACKSON Sydney Robert
Head Shunter, Ely - Sergeant 13853, 9th Battalion, Sufoolk Regiment. Died of wounds 18 May 1916. Aged 27. Born Watlington, Norfolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1910/1911. Enlisted September 1914 in Ely, Cambridgeshire. Buried in LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VII. Row A. Grave 2A. See also Watlington, Norfolk
JACKSON Wilbert Howard
Clerk, Continental Traffic Manager's Office, Liverpool Street - Private G/24860, 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds 16 August 1916. Aged 25. Born Waltham Cross. Resident Tottenham. Son of John Spurgeon Jackson, of 53, Willoughby Lane, Tottenham, London; husband of Edith Kate Jackson, of 34, St. Awdry's Rd., Barking, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1905. Enlisted February 1916 in Tottenham. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A.
JACQUES Frederick Charles
Porter, Hythe - Private G/24352, 6th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died of wounds 26 March 1918. Aged 19. Born Colchester, Essex. Resident Gt, Totham, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 1914. Enlisted March 1917 in Colchester, Essex. Buried in ST. HILAIRE CEMETERY, FREVENT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot V. Row D. Grave 6.
JAMES Charles Frederick
Parcels Porter, Liverpool Street - Gunner 119605, 288th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 10 September 1917. Aged 34. Born Needham Market, Suffolk. Resident Ilford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1902. Enlisted September 1916 in Shoreditch, Middlesex. Buried in BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot IV. Row G. Grave 9.
JAMES George Ernest John
[Cannot locate a SDGW entry] Bridge Carpenter's Labourer, CCE Department - Private 67272, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) posted to 2/1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action 20 September 1917. Aged 25. Husband of Florence May James, of The Street, Dickleborough, Scole, Norfolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway 11 November 1910. Enlisted 21 April 1917. In the 1911 census he was aged 18, born Wortwell, Norfolk, a Bridge Carpenters G.E.R., resident with his parents, Mark and Hannah James, at Gate House G. E. Railway, Wortwell, Harleston, Norfolk. Buried in DUHALLOW A.D.S. CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. Row C. Grave 35. See also Redenall, Harleston and Wortwell memorial
JAMES William
Boatswain, Continental Marine Staff - Boatswain, H.M.S. "Newmarket", Mercantile Marine Reserve. Died having set to sea for the Eastern Mediterranean and was not heard of after 17 July 1917. Aged 52. Son of Samuel and Eliza James, of Yoxford, Suffolk; husband of Eliza James, of 2, Alexandra St., Harwich, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 11 February 1899. No known grave. Commemorated on PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon. Panel 25.
JARMAN George William
Porter Shunter, Littleport - Private 38525, 1st Battalion, Essex Regiment, Killed in action 22 November 1917. Aged 23. Born and resident Littleport, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1912. Enlisted 8 May 1917 in Newmarket. In the 1911 census he was aged 16, born Littleport Cambs, a Labourer Bricklayer, resident with his parents, William and Rebeca (sic) Jarman, in Station Road, Littleport, Cambridgeshire. Buried in MARCOING BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France. Grave lost. Special memorial 16. See also Littleport
JAY, MM George
Police Constable, Canning Town - Acting Corporal P/416, Military Foot Police, Military Police Corps. Died of wounds 24 March 1918. Aged 35. Born Hackney. Resident Holloway. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1911. Enlisted 26 October 1914 in Aldershot. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Buried in YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot III. Row E. Grave 1.
JEFFEREYS George Thomas
Porter, Stratford Market - Sergeant 202849, 1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Died of wounds 11 April 1918. Aged 21. Born and resident West Ham. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 1910. Enlisted March 1916 in Canning Town. Buried in AVESNES-SUR-HELPE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Row D. Grave 10.
JENKINS Thomas E
Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Lance Corporal 12325, 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 29 April 1917. Aged 28. Born Aberystwyth. Resident Hoxton, Middlesex. Son of Mrs. E. Jenkins, of 1, Stanley Houses, Mundy St., Hoxton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 17 August 1914. Enlisted September 1914 in London. Buried in CHILI TRENCH CEMETERY, GAVRELLE, Pas de Calais, France. Grave lost. Special memorial. Row C. Grave 10.
JENNINGS Bertie C C
Clerk, Audit Department - Rifleman 2619, 6th (City of London) Battalion (Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 15 September 1916. Aged 36. Resident Stratford. Joined Great Eastern Railway 11 April 1893. Enlisted September 1914 in London. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 9 D.
JOHNSON A
Checker - Private - No further information currently available
JOHNSON Charles Henry
Tuber - Private 2136, 1st/4th (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action 27 April 1915. Born St. Leonards, Shoreditch. Resident Romford. Husband of Rosina Johnson, of 87, Broke Rd., Queen's Rd., Dalston, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 4 October 1897. Volunteer. Enlisted Shaftesbury St., London N. Previously served in the Boer War (South African War). No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 52.
JOHNSON Charles William
Porter, Bishop's Stortford - Private 42735, 10th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action 6 July 1917. Aged 21. Born Acton, London. Resident Bishop Stortford, Herts. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1913. Enlisted February 1916 in Bishop Stortford, Herts. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 34.
JOHNSON Edgar
Porter,St Botolph's - Private G/22631, 1st Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Killed in action 18 September 1918. Aged 20. Born and resident Colchester, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1914. Enlisted March 1917 in Colchester, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 3.
JOHNSON George
Parcels Delivery Porter, Leiston - Rifleman 555819, 16th (County of London) Battalion (Queen's Westminster Rifles), London Regiment. Died of influenza in United Kingdom 11 November 1918. Aged 18. Born Great Glemham, Suffolk. Resident Leiston. Son of Henry and Eliza Johnson, of Low Rd., Great Glenham. Enlisted October 1918 in Bury St. Edmunds. Buried near South East Corner of church in GREAT GLEMHAM (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD, Suffolk.
JONES Albert Bernard
Porter, Rayleigh - Private 97907, 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). Killed in action 23 March 1918. Aged 19. Born Wolverhampton. Resident Rayleigh, Essex. Son of James Edward and Rachel Jones, of Pearson Cottages, Rayleigh, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1915/1916. Enlisted June 1917 in Southend. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 7.
JONES E H
Washer, London Cartage Committee - Private, London Regiment. Died 29 December 1918. Aged 25. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1907. Enlisted November 1918. ** No further information currently available **
JONES William Bennett
Assistant Loader, Bishopsgate - Private G/10498, 1st Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Killed in action 28 October 1916. Aged 43. Born Dodderhill, Worcs. Resident Enfield, Middlesex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 12 May 1902. Enlisted 11 May 1915 in Mill Hill, Middlesex. In the 1911 census he was aged 39, born Doddehll, Worcestershire, married to Susan with six daughetrs and one son, a Railway Porter, resident 27 Ridler Road, Enfield, Middlesex. No known grave. Commemorated at THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 12 D and 13 B.
JONES William Henry
Clerk, Divisional Commercial Superintendent's Office - Private G/17326, 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Died of wounds 6 December 1917. Aged 19. Born Monmouth. Son of William and S. H. Jones, of Seven Kings, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 12 January 1915. Enlisted 2 February 1917 in Warley, Essex. Buried in NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot IX. Row D. Grave 6.
JOYCE Albert George
Carriage Washer, Ilford - Gunner 159692, 51st Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 24 October 1917. Aged 35. Born August 1882 in Bethnal Green, Middlesex. Son of Edward and Annie Joyce; husband of S. C. Brown (formerly Joyce), of 2, Magdala Cottages, Roden St., Ilford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1904. Enlisted May 1917 in Ilford, Essex. Buried in THE HUTS CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot XII. Row A. Grave 3.
JOYCE Henry James
Kitchen Porter, Liverpool Street, Hotel Department - Private 31430, 27th Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action 22 March 1918. Aged 23. Born Holloway, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 21 June 1914. Enlisted 3 September 1914 in London. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 95.
JUNIPER Arthur Frank Isaac
Under Shunter, King's Lynn Docks - Second Corporal UR/255011, Railways Operating Division, Royal Engineers. Died in King's Lynn 28 October 1919; he had been demobilised about seven weeks before his death. Aged 31. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1906. In 1913, aged 25, he was a Shunter who joined the Railway Workers Lynn Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen, record as dying in 1919. In the 1911 census he was aged 22, born Highgate St. Pancras, a Railway Porter, resident with his parents, Samuel and Alice Juniper, in Burley Terrace Kings Lynn, St Margarets, Norfolk. Married to Alice May Balls at London Road Wesleyan Methodist Church, King's Lynn, 8 April 1916. Buried in KING'S LYNN CEMETERY, Norfolk. Section/Row/Plot/Area G. Grave 1012. See also King's Lynn and All Saints Church, South Lynn, Memorial Window

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