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John William Davis

Fusilier John William Davis, 4265454, Royal Northumberland Fusliers.

Son of William and Elizabeth Mary Ann Davis. Husband of Freda Russell Davis, of Ossett. John Davi(e)s is recorded as marrying Freda R. Woods in the York Registration District in late 1933. There were four children: Mary E. born in 1934 at York; Ann in 1942, John R. in 1944 and Jennifer in 1945, the latter three in the Spen Valley Registration District, which at that time included Ossett.

John W. Davis died on the 17th July 1947, aged 39 years and is buried at Holy Trinity Churchyard, Ossett. Death recorded in the Dewsbury Registration District.


1. Commonwealth War Graves Commission web site