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James Ashcroft (260205)

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a soldier of the border regiment
remembered with honour

Lonsdale Battalion Roll of Honour
Full Name James Ashcroft
Rank (highest) Private
Service Number 260205[1]
Battalion 11th Battalion (Lonsdale)
Regiment Border Regiment
Enlisted / Commissioned Liverpool / Lancashire
Former Unit Liverpool Regiment (203262)
Born Liverpool
Nationality English
Casualty Type Commonwealth War Dead
Died 2 December 1917
Cause of Death Killed in action
Burial Type Memorial
Reference Number Panel 85-86
Resting Place Tyne Cot Memorial
Commemorated in perpetuity by the
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Coordinates Latitude: 50.88732 / Longitude: 3.00007
Commemorative Scroll Yes / click here


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References and notes

  1. As of December 2023, on James' Commonwealth War Graves Commission page his service number contains a typo, listing it as 26005. If you click on the Grave Registration link on his remembrance page (image opens), you'll find his service number is shown as the correct 260205.
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