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Place of Birth: Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire
Service No: 27502
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 10th (Service) Battalion
Division: 21st Division
Date of Death: 1916-07-01
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 3 A and 3 D.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: HORTON-IN-RIBBLESDALE, YORKSHIRE
John Eastham was the son of John and Elizabeth Eastham, née Johnson. John senior was born in Alston Township, Ribchester, Lancashire and Elizabeth at Stapleford, Nottinghamshire.
1891 Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Census: Foredale - John Eastham, aged 1 year, born Horton, son of John and Elizabeth Eastham.
1901 Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Census: Mill Dam - John Eastham, aged 11 years, born Horton-in-Ribblesdale, son of John Eastham, widower.
1911 Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Census: Mill Dam - John Eastham, aged 21 years, born Horton-in-Ribblesdale, son of John Eastham, widower.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte John Eastham, 27502, Yorkshire Regiment.
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
EASTHAM, John, Yorkshire Regiment, killed in action July 1, 1916.
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Private John EASTHAM
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 21st Division
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