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30th July 1944
Died of wounds received in action near Martragny in Normandy (SE of Bayeux) France. The 1st Battalion Worcesters were in the region west of Caen where they were attempting to advance as part of brigades on Hill 112 and the villages of Mouen and Baron-sur-Odon near the river.
Ryes War Cemetery, Bazenville, France
Second World War
1st Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
It is said that John served in the same regiment that his father did in the First World War