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Name:
John Gilmore
Casualty No.:
Initials:
J
Service No.:
8403
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Barnard Castle
Age at Death:
Ranks:
Sergeant
Unit:
Princess of Wales' Own, Yorkshire Regiement
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
Civilian Employment:
Postman
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Helles Memorial
Buried:
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:

Son of Samuel (deceased) and Bridget Gilmore of Thorngate. Samuel was a hawker of drapery. 

John was married to Mary Gilmore, of 3 Chapel Street, Filey.

Notes:

Upon leaving school John joined the Green Howards and served in Ireland and India. Prior to the war he worked as a postman in both Filey and Barnard Castle. 

Teesdale Mercury-09/12/1914: War items: Interesting career of a local soldier

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Sources:
Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914; First Name: St Mary's Data; 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; Date of Death: St Mary's Data; Overseas Commemorated: St Mary's Data; Home Address: St Mary's Data;