Telegraphist Leonard Lawrence

Royal Navy, HMS Hampshire

Died: Monday 5 June 1916 (aged 19)

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Record:
LAWRENCE, LEONARD
Additional information:
Son of James and Adeline Lawrence, of Old Hollow, Mere, Wilts.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
15.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Lawrence, Leonard
Memorial:
Hanley Castle (WMR 32921)
Location:
Hanley Castle, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Lawrence, Leonard
Memorial:
St Marys Rc Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 28863)
Location:
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Lawrence, L
Memorial:
St John And St Peters Church WW1 (WMR 51968)
Location:
Ladywood, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Lawrence, L
Memorial:
St James Church - WW1 Pulpit (WMR 26556)
Location:
Longdon, Staffordshire

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Name:
Private Lawrence
Context:
Wounded
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 44)
Name:
Private C Lawrence
Context:
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 77)