Able Seaman James Edward Richardson

Royal Navy, HMS Broke

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 20)

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Record:
RICHARDSON, JAMES EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of Frank and Hannah Elizabeth Richardson, of Coneysthorpe, Malton, Yorks.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
13.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Richardson, James E
Memorial:
Hartwell - Cross (WMR 15032)
Location:
Hartwell, Northampton, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Richardson, J E
Memorial:
St Annes Church (WMR 15643)
Location:
Stanley, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Richardson, J E
Memorial:
Kirkbymoorside Roll Of Honour (WMR 30624)
Location:
Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Richardson, J E
Memorial:
St Andrews Church (WMR 10394)
Location:
South Church, Bishop Auckland, Durham
Name recorded:
Richardson, J E
Memorial:
Sharlston (WMR 29179)
Location:
Sharlston, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Richardson, J E
Memorial:
Shaftesbury Primary School (WMR 12325)
Location:
Upton Park, Greater London
Name recorded:
Richardson, J E
Memorial:
Chorley Pals (WMR 62594)
Location:
Chorley, Lancashire

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Name:
Private Richardson
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 79)
Name:
Major G A Richardson
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 102)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G W Richardson
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 165)