Sapper JOSEPH WILLIAM ATHERTON

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Rank Sapper
Forenames JOSEPH WILLIAM
Surname ATHERTON
Initials J W
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Saturday, 05 August 1944
Age 26
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From FAILSWORTH, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 1882586
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Engineers
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 282 Field Company
Military Honours and Awards Unknown
Place of Burial/Commemoration BROUAY WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location I. E. 2.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph MY SOUL HAS FOUND A RESTING PLACE. I AM, THROUGH JESU'S GRACE AT PEACE WITH GOD
Family Details SON OF JOSEPH AND ELIZABETH ATHERTON; HUSBAND OF EMILY ATHERTON, OF FAILSWORTH, LANCASHIRE.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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