Private CLIFFORD JOHN POWELL (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames CLIFFORD JOHN
Surname POWELL (photo added)
Initials C J
Place of Birth PONTYMOILE, MONMOUTHSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Tuesday, 12 May 1908
Date of Death Thursday, 06 July 1944
Age 36
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BLAENAVON, MONMOUTHSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4031382
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment King's Shropshire Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IX. H. 7.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES AND ELIZABETH AGNES POWELL; HUSBAND OF ANNIE MAY POWELL, OF BLAENAVON, MONMOUTHSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Commonwealth War Graves Commission records state CLIFFORD JOHN POWELL's rank as Private. His original cross grave marker states his rank as Lance Corporal.

 

 

Private Clifford John Powell, undated.

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Charlotte Young, granddaughter of Private CLIFFORD JOHN POWELL.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Charlotte Young, granddaughter of Private CLIFFORD JOHN POWELL.
Individual photograph: Charlotte Young, granddaughter of Private CLIFFORD JOHN POWELL.
Additional photographs provided by: Charlotte Young, granddaughter of Private CLIFFORD JOHN POWELL and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Charlotte Young, granddaughter of Private CLIFFORD JOHN POWELLand Carl Shilleto.

 

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