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Name:
Cecil William Blenkinsopp
Casualty No.:
Initials:
C W
Service No.:
63668
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Barnard Castle
Age at Death:
18
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
1/6th Battalion Prince of Wales' Own West Yorkshire Regiment
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
Barnard Castle
Civilian Employment:
Apprentice Barber
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Date of Death:
11-January-1918
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
Locally Commemorated:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 4
Buried:
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:

Son of William and Mary Blenkinsopp of 8 Wood Street. 

Notes:

Prior to the war Cecil had been an apprentice barber in the town shop on The Bank, owned by his father's cousin.

Teesdale Mercury-08/10/1919: Roll of Honour Notice

According to Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record, date of death was 11/10/1918

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First Name: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Ranks: St Mary's data; Service Number: St Mary's data; Unit: St Mary's data; Date of Birth: St Mary's data; Place of Birth: St Mary's data; Civilian Employment: St Mary's data; Cause of Death: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Date of Death: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Overseas Commemorated: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Age at Death: Commonwealth War Graves Commission; Private Individual; Notes: Teesdale Mercury and Commonwealth War Graves Commission; Date of Death Day: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; Date of Death Month: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; Date of Death Year: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; Home Address: www.cwgc.org; Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914;