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Name:
John William Errington
Casualty No.:
Initials:
J W
Service No.:
M/289350
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Age at Death:
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
379 Company Army Service Corps, 36th (Ulster) Division
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Richmond
Home Address:
Lily Hill, Brignall
Civilian Employment:
Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
Locally Commemorated:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Buried:
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:

May be grandson of William Smith junior of William Smith & Sons, Barnard Castle; if so, described as never forgetting 'the horrors of the battle-field, where he had seen the shattered remains of human bodies, hanging from trees where they had been blown by the force of exploding shells.'

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Sources:
Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914; First Name: Private individual; Last Name: Private individual; Service: Private individual; Ranks: Private individual; Service Number: Private individual; Unit: Private individual; Place Enlisted: Private individual; Home Address: Private individual; Images: Private individual; Family Details: William Smith & Sons: A Family Business by Norma L. Smith;