Private JAMES LLEWELLYN AXON

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Rank Private
Forenames JAMES LLEWELLYN
Surname AXON
Initials J L
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 11 June 1944
Age 33
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From SHIPLEY, YORKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4349691
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment East Yorkshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 5 Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment (50th Northumbrian Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location II. J. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ARTHUR LLEWELLYN AND EDITH ANNE AXON; HUSBAND OF EDIE AXON, OF WINDHILL, SHIPLEY, YORKSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Killed in action.1

 

 

References
1. A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.329. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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Additional information provided by: A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.329. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

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