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Current record for: Alexander James Norris
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Alexander James Norris
Born in Islington - Middlesex
Resident of Not Known
Died 01/08/1917
Age 26

Cause of Death Died of wounds

Cemetery or memorial Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium
Grave or panel reference II. D. 5.

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World War 1
France and Flanders

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • A C Norris, Father
    43, Cottenham Road, Holloway
  • E F Norris, Mother
    43, Cottenham Road, Holloway
Military Information Military Information

Rank Sapper
Service Number 59645
Unit 4th Army Tramway Company,
Regiment Royal Engineers
Service Army
Enlisted in Holloway - Middlesex