Private JAMES ALDER (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames JAMES
Surname ALDER (photo added)
Initials J
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 12 June 1944
Age 26
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BRADFORD, YORKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4539583
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 8 Battalion, Durham Light Infantry (50th Northumbrian Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RYES WAR CEMETERY, BAZENVILLE
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VI. J. 2.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES AND MARY ALDER, OF BRADFORD, YORKSHIRE; HUSBAND OF JESSIE ALDER, OF BRADFORD.

Additional Information

 

 

Private JAMES ALDER was killed during battle at St Pierre, Normandy.1

 

 

Private JAMES ALDER, undated.

 

 

References
1. Photograph and additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Marcus Alder, Great nephew of Private JAMES ALDER.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Marcus Alder, Great nephew of Private JAMES ALDER
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Marcus Alder, Great nephew of Private JAMES ALDER

 

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