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Person Details

NEWELL, Joseph

Memorials

Name: Eton - WW1 (2) High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7955
RBWM Ref: WM238
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Place of birth: Eton Wick
Gender: Male
Date of death: 24/05/1917
Place of death: Prisoner of War Camp, Iraq
Manner of death: Died of disease
Age at death: 24
CWGC Ref: 1658246
TWGPP Ref: 3109674
Address: 3 Hope Cottage Common Road Eton Little Common Eton Wick

Military details

Joined: Enlisted
Military Organisation: Army
Rank: Private
Service Number: 9534

Relatives

Father George NEWELL
Mother Jane Louisa NEWELL

Additional information

Joseph was a Prisoner of War at Kut al Amara where he died.
Joseph had been Baptised on 11th December 1892, in Eton.
On the 1911 Census Joseph's occupation was as a Blacksmith before enlisting to join the Army at Slough.

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