Corporal GORDON KITCHIN (photo added)

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Rank Corporal
Forenames GORDON
Surname KITCHIN (photo added)
Initials G
Place of Birth DALTON-IN-FURNESS, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 14 August 1944
Age 19
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From LANCASTER, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14423291
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Gordon Highlanders
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 5/7 Battalion, Gordon Highlanders (51st Highland Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IX. B. 34.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF FRANCIS HOWARD KITCHIN AND MARY KNIGHT KITCHIN, OF LANCASTER, LANCASHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Corporal Gordon Kitchin, undated.

 

 

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Harry Moses.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Moira Kitchin.

 

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What other people have said

stafforshire

Theresa Pittman

Never realised how young some of you were , it's sad and brave may you be at peace xxx

On Monday, July 7, 2014
norwich

sharon jackson

thank you RIP xxx

On Monday, July 7, 2014
whitehaven uk

patricia moses

too young to leave us

On Tuesday, June 3, 2014