Bugler John Douglas Phelan

Royal Marine Light Infantry

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 17)

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Record:
PHELAN, JOHN DOUGLAS
Additional information:
Son of John and Nellie Phelan, of 97, Forton Rd., Gosport, Hants. Native of Brecon.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
22.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private Phelan
Context:
joined
Date:
29 May 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 (Queen's Own) Hussars (page 92)
Name:
Lance Corporal Phelan
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 May 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 44)