Lieutenant JOHN FRANCIS CLARKE

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Rank Lieutenant
Forenames JOHN FRANCIS
Surname CLARKE
Initials J F
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Saturday, 26 August 1944
Age 26
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From LIVERPOOL, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 224689
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Northamptonshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 8 Parachute Battalion (6th Airborne Division)
Secondary Regiment/Unit 2 Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment
Regiment/Unit attached to 8 Parachute Battalion (6th Airborne Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VA. M. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JOHN HENRY AND MABEL MARY CLARKE, OF LIVERPOOL.

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Lieutenant JOHN FRANCIS CLARKE served with 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment and was attached to 8 Parachute Battalion, 6th Airborne Division.

 

 

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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Additional information provided by: Mark Hickman

 

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