Joseph Graham

Joseph Graham

Birth 1898 Death 3rd Jul 1916 Pte
Border Regiment
Service #18776

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator Moor
Residence at Enlistment
Residence (Roll of Honour) 20 Trumpet Road , Cleator
Residence 1911 Census 126 Ennerdale Road Cleator Moor
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended C of E
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Iron Ore Miner
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) The late William and Hannah Graham
Siblings Catherine J , James T ,
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Border Regiment
Battalion at Enlistment 7th
Rank at Enlistment Pte
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 18776
Date of Enlistment 1/10/1914
Place of Enlistment Cleator Moor
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts 15/12/1915 he was admitted to Divisional Rest Station 17th Division Ailment Not Yet Diagnosed . 16/12/1915 he was transferred to another ( unspecified) hospital
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 18
Date of Death 3rd Jul 1916
Regiment at Death Border Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 7th Battalion
Rank at Death Pte
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death 18776
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death Battle of the Somme
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Grave Position Pier and Face 6 A and 7 C
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-joseph/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial St Johns Church War memorial


Notes Census data would suggest that this man was born in 1891 making him 25 when he was KIA not 18 as the CWGC have indicated
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