Mess Room Steward Edward George Ford

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 28 July 1917 (aged 16)

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Record:
FORD, EDWARD GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of Henry and Florence Lilian Ford (nee Clapp), of 45, Loudoun Square, Cardiff.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Driver Ford
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
23 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 260)
Name:
Driver Ford
Context:
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 225)
Name:
Captain J E Ford
Context:
commander
Date:
23 Jul 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 2 Battalion King's Own Scottish Borderers (page 244)
Name:
Gunner C Ford
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 10)