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Current record for: Joseph Bush
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Name Joseph Bush
Born in Holloway
Resident of Plaistow
Died 13/03/1919
Age 47

Cause of Death Died after discharge in RN Lunatic Hospital from general paralysis of the insane (probable shell-shock)

Cemetery or memorial Brookwood Memorial, United Kingdom
Grave or panel reference Not Known

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  • Elizabeth Bush, Wife
    67 Balham Street, Plaistow, London
Military Information Military Information


Rank Corporal
Service Number PO/5112
Unit Portsmouth Battalion
Regiment Royal Marine Light Infantry
Service Royal Naval Division
Enlisted in Not Known