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Rifleman R/7515 Harold Joe Johnson

1st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corp
Killed in Action: Battle of Loos, France and Flanders, 2nd October 1915, aged 17

  • Commemorated: Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panels 101 and 102
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Abraham and Lois Johnson

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1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born Jul Qtr 1898 at Little Walton, Pailton
  • Attended Queens Road, Stockingford Council and Vicarage Road Schools
  • Lived at Coventry Road, Pailton [1901]
  • Lived at 10 Broad Street, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Lived at 48 Pool Bank Street, Nuneaton [1914]
  • Was at school in 1911, as well as being employed as a Lather Boy (Hairdressing)
  • Employed as a Miner [1914]
  • Enlisted at Nuneaton 19 Nov 1914

    At enlistment Frank stated that was 19 years old which does not tally with birth and census records which show he was just over 16 when he enlisted.

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