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James Arthur Athey

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
4886

Rank:
Private

Regiment:
Northumberland Fusiliers, 1/6th Battalion Territorial Force

Died:
18/08/1916

Aged:
33

Commemorated / Buried:
Ieper, Menin Gate Memorial

Service History:
Enlisted at Gateshead-upon-Tyne.

Background:
Born at Rothbury, Northumberland. Athey's sole legatee was Margaret Jane Beal (Source: UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 via Ancestry.co.uk).

Local memorial:
As yet, unknown.