Sapper JAMES WILLIAM PROUD

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Rank Sapper
Forenames JAMES WILLIAM
Surname PROUD
Initials J W
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 03 August 1944
Age 26
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 2197323
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Engineers
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1048 Port Operating Company, Royal Engineers
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location III. A. 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES A. AND ANNIE PROUD, OF HORSMONDEN, KENT.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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What other people have said

London, Engkand

Karen Proud

I wish we'd had the chance to meet..... love from your niece Karen, daughter of your ever loving brother William Proud and sister of your nephew James Proud (Jimmy), who was born on the anniversary of the day you so sadly lost your life and who is named after you in both your memory and your honour x

On Friday, April 14, 2017
St. Albans United Kingdom

Maureen wells

Uncle Jim, so young, so brave, still sadly missed.RIP

On Friday, June 6, 2014
St.albans United Kingdom

Maureen wells

Gone but never forgotten beloved great uncle

On Friday, June 6, 2014