Lieutenant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER (photo added)

Serviceman Headstone image Serviceman thumbnail gravemarker Serviceman thumbnail
Rank Lieutenant
Forenames JOHN MERVYN
Surname ARCHER (photo added)
Initials J M
Place of Birth EASTBOURNE, SUSSEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Tuesday, 29 April 1919
Date of Death Tuesday, 13 June 1944
Age 25
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From EASTBOURNE, SUSSEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 240511
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 116 Field Regiment
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IA. B. 12.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF POLICE SUPERINTENDENT HARRY DEVOIL ARCHER AND FLORENCE BEATRICE ARCHER, OF EASTBOURNE, SUSSEX.

Additional Information

 

 

Commonwealth War Graves Commission records detail Lieutenant John Mervyn Archer's his service number as 240511. His original grave marker records his service number as 204511.

 

 

Lieutentant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER's Cross grave marker, 1940s/1050s.

 

 

Lieutentant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER, undated.1

 

 

References
1. Photographs and additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Alan Keightley, nephew-in-law of Lieutenant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Alan Keightley, nephew-in-law of Lieutenant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER.
Individual photograph: Alan Keightley, nephew-in-law of Lieutenant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER.
Additional photographs provided by: Alan Keightley, nephew-in-law of Lieutenant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER and Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Alan Keightley, nephew-in-law of Lieutenant JOHN MERVYN ARCHER.

 

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