Private John Clegg

Lancashire Fusiliers

Died: Thursday 4 April 1918 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
CLEGG, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of Mary E. Clegg, of 12, Market St., Shawforth, Rochdale.
Cemetery:
BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEULVAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. B. 13.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British marine served aboard HMS Nelson in GB coastal waters, 1938-1939; served with Mobile Naval Base Defence Organisation in Egypt, 1939; served with 31 Royal Marine Howitzer Battery in Norway and GB, 1940-1942; NCO served with Royal Marine Armoured Support Regt in Normandy, 6/1944; served with …
REEL 1 Background in Manchester, 1919-1937: family and education; employment. Reasons for joining Royal Marines, 10/1937. Period of basic training in Deal, 1937. Period as Royal Marine aboard HMS Nelson, 1938-1939: issue of rum; attitude towards better conditions for officers; duties; access to …

Private Papers of Squadron Leader J Clegg

Catalogue date 1988-04
Cataloguer NS

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Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
St Marys Church - WW1 (WMR 3200)
Location:
Sale, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
St Annes Church - WW1 (WMR 44927)
Location:
Lydgate, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
Royton Blackshaw Lane School Roll of Honour (WMR 75608)
Location:
Royton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
St Marks Church (WMR 44901)
Location:
Heyside, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
Heyside-Cross (WMR 44900)
Location:
Heyside, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
Hurst Cedar Mill Cotton Spinners (WMR 74904)
Location:
Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
Royton Park War Memorial (WMR 75605)
Location:
Royton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
Blackburn - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 62473)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Clegg, John
Memorial:
Rossall School Chapel WW1 (WMR 42680)
Location:
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Ashton On Mersey First World War (WMR 3196)
Location:
Ashton On Mersey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Providence Congregational Church Scholars (WMR 2836)
Location:
Elland, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
St Thomas Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 47439)
Location:
Kilnhurst, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Somme Centenary Artwork (WMR 70866)
Location:
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
St. Mary's Church - WW1 (WMR 27918)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Somme Centenary Artwork (WMR 70866)
Location:
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
2lt J S Mitchell And Men Of Mitchell Main And Darfield Main Collieries - W (WMR 46708)
Location:
Wombwell, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
S And J Watts And Co (WMR 10670)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Buersil and Balderstone (WMR 13079)
Location:
Rochdale, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Macclesfield Sunday School - WW1 (WMR 12994)
Location:
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Christchurch Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 12988)
Location:
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Liverpool Seamens Orphanage Roll Of Honour (WMR 2417)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Macclesfield Park Green (WMR 2085)
Location:
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Sale And Ashton Upon Mersey (WMR 3186)
Location:
Sale, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Men of Birkenhead - Cenotaph (WMR 1260)
Location:
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Location:
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Name recorded:
Clegg, J
Memorial:
Leigh War Memorial (WMR 18490)
Location:
Leigh, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Second Lieutenant J A Clegg
Context:
departed_training
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Hampshire Regiment. (page 435)