Private James Allan Watson

East Lancashire Regiment

Died: Saturday 1 July 1916 (aged 28)

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Record:
WATSON, JAMES ALLAN
Additional information:
Son of Dixon and Ann Watson, of 29, Winewall Lane, Colne.
Cemetery:
EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. G. 22.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant J H Watson
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 100)
Name:
Lieutenant Watson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 102)
Name:
Lieutenant Watson
Context:
commander
Date:
6 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 105)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 318)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
returned_training
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 318)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
other
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 318)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C E S Watson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 321)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 321)
Name:
Captain W H L Watson
Context:
award
Date:
2 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Cyclist Company (page 182)