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Driver John Ashwood

Royal Field Artillery, `B` Battery, 119th Brigade
Service No: 93209

John Ashwood grave

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Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 154d Whifflet St, Coatbridge

Died

Died of Wounds 21/05/1918

Enlisted

Kirkcaldy

Employed

Miner in Rosehall Colliery

Age

22

Buried / Remembered

Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

Family Information

Son of the late Joseph and Agnes Ashwood of 154d Whifflet St, Coatbridge. Twin brother of Private William Ashwood of the 2nd Battalion Kings Own Scottish Borderers who was Killed in Action on the 25/09/1916 (see index)

Additional Information

John is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. Unusually, the headstones are laid flat in this Cemetery. This is due to the sandy soil. 5,577 WW1 men are buried here.

Photos
  Medal Index Card

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