Lance Corporal John Henry Ward

Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)

Died: Saturday 1 July 1916 (aged 22)

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Record:
WARD, JOHN HENRY
Additional information:
Son of Robert and May Ward.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private J Ward
Context:
Died
Date:
26 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 59)
Name:
Private J Ward
Context:
Died
Date:
26 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 59)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Ward
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 48)
Name:
Lieutenant Ward
Context:
other
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 203)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Ward
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. (page 382)
Name:
Second Lieutenant E R Ward
Context:
combat
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 63)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L J Ward
Context:
combat
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 215)