John James Owens (16435)

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a soldier of the border regiment
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Lonsdale Battalion Roll of Honour
Full Name John James Owens
Rank (highest) Sergeant
Service Number 16435
Company D Company
Battalion 11th Battalion (Lonsdale)
Regiment Border Regiment
Enlisted / Commissioned 13 November 1914 / Workington, Cumberland
Theatre(s) of War France and Flanders
Born Seaton, Cumberland
Nationality English
Former Employment Miner
Spouse(s) Florence Owens / The Mount, Camerton, Cumberland
Casualty Type Commonwealth War Dead
Died 10 July 1917
Age 31 Years
Cause of Death Killed in action
Burial Type Memorial
Reference Number Border Regiment Panel
Resting Place Nieuport Memorial
Commemorated in perpetuity by the
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Coordinates Latitude: 51.13708 / Longitude: 2.75563
Additional Memorial(s) Also commemorated on the Camerton Churchyard Memorial
Commemorative Scroll Yes / click here


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