Gunner 614505 John Henry Lake KING

Reason: Died of Wounds near Wulverghem
Date: 8 Aug 1917
Age:   24
Theatre: France and Flanders
Battle:   Third Battle of Ypres (Passchendaele)
CWGC Cemetery: New Irish Farm, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave or Panel: I.B.3
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
     
Unit: 2/1st (Warwick) Battery, 126th Brigade
Regiment: Royal Horse Artillery
Awarded: British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Leamington in October 1915, same day as Gunner Worrall
Arrived in Theatre:   Yet to be established
     
Born:   Dec Qtr 1892 at Souldern, Oxf, recorded last name Lake
   
Parents: John Henry and Mary Ann King [nee Lake]
Wife:   Eva King [nee Luig]. Married Oct Qtr 1916 at Woodstock    
1901 Address: Park Cottages, Southam
Census
1911 Address: Tattle Bank, Southam
Census
Occupation 1911:
Labourer at Kaye & Co Cement Works
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CWGC Page:      
Gunner King
CWGC Memorial: New Irish Farm Cemetery
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: Royal Horse Artillery