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James Weir


Forename James
Surname Weir
Middle Name
Memorial Atherton Cenotaph
Age 31
Address 16 West Street, Hindsford
Parents' Address 371 Old Lane Haydock (1911)
Township Atherton
Rank Corporal
Occupation or place of work Kermishaw Pits, Astley and Tyldesley Collieries
Regiment South Lancashire Regiment 8th Batt
Day of Death 20
Month of Death September
Year of Death 1916
Cause of Death Died of wounds
Place of Burial Wimereux Communal Cemetery
Regiment Number 13458
Name of War First World War
Additional Information Son of Mathew and Martha and wife of Alice. Born in St Helens
On Leigh Journal Roll of Honour
CWGC, Ancestry, LJ 6/10/16