Rifleman JOHN CHAPMAN OLIVER (photo added)

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Rank Rifleman
Forenames JOHN CHAPMAN
Surname OLIVER (photo added)
Initials J C
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Wednesday, 07 June 1944
Age 38
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 7012565
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Ulster Rifles
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles (6th Airborne Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IVA. O. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph SWEET MEMORIES OF A DEVOTED HUSBAND AND FATHER. WORTHY OF REMEMBRANCE
Family Details SON OF JOHN AND SARAH OLIVER; HUSBAND OF FRANCIS NEST OLIVER, OF ABERGWILI, CARMARTHENSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Rifleman JOHN CHAPMAN OLIVER, undated.1

 

 

References
1. Photograph kindly provided by Sandra Brown, daughter of Rifleman JOHN CHAPMAN OLIVER.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Sandra Brown, daughter of Rifleman JOHN CHAPMAN OLIVER.
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