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15019 Private John WILKINSON
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 06 June 1917
Buried : ST. QUENTIN CABARET MILITARY CEMETERY
Grave reference : II. P. 17


Age 24. Son of Walter Wilkinson, of
16, Castle St., Kendal,
and the late Mrs. Ellen Wilkinson.
Enlisted 5th September 1914.
Born 1893 at Yealand, Lancashire.
Bottle fitter.
Brother of Ellen, Alice, Isaac,
Joseph, and Herbert.
Also commemorated on a
FAMILY GRAVE KENDAL PARKSIDE CEMETERY.

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