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James Atkinson

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
S/13507

Rank:
Lance Corporal

Regiment:
Gordon Highlanders, 8th (Reserve) Battalion & 10th (Lovat's Scouts) Battalion, Territorial Force

Died:
23/03/1918

Aged:
25

Commemorated / Buried:
Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun

Service History:
Enlisted at Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Died of wounds received.

Background:
Born at Kirknewron, Northumberland, the son of the late William & Agnes Atkinson of Lilburn Steads, Alnwick.

Local memorial:
Wooler War Memorial. Branton Presbyterian Roll of Honour.