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SPRINGFORD, Joseph Christopher


Name: Eton - WW1 High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7954
RBWM Ref: WM234
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Date of birth: 28/11/1888
Place of birth: Eton
Gender: Male
Date of death: 15/02/1918
Place of death: General or Stationary Hospital, Rouen, France
Manner of death: Died of wounds
Age at death: 29
CWGC Ref: 521101
TWGPP Ref: 3385702
Address: 3 Victoria Place Eton Wick

Military details

Joined: Posted
Military Organisation: Army
Rank: Private
Service Number: 94017
Joined: Volunteered
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank: Private
Service Number: 8671


Father William Isaac SPRINGFORD
Brother Isaac SPRINGFORD

Additional information

Joseph was baptised 6th January 1889 in Eton.
On the 1911 Census Joseph was a stable helper.
Joseph is remembered at St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France.

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