Guardsman JAMES JOHN COOK (photo added)

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Rank Guardsman
Forenames JAMES JOHN
Surname COOK (photo added)
Initials J J
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 06 August 1944
Age 21
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From GLOUCESTER, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 2665346
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Coldstream Guards
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 4 Battalion, Coldstream Guards (28th July-10th August 1944 - 15th Scottish Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-CHARLES-DE-PERCY WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IV. A. 11.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JOHN EDWARD AND MARTHA COOK, OF GLOUCESTER.

Additional Information

 

 

JAMES JOHN COOK in November 1941, in the Home Guard.1

 

 

References
1. Additional informaiton and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Mrs Jan Wood, cousin of Guardsman JAMES JOHN COOK.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Mrs Jan Wood, cousin of Guardsman JAMES JOHN COOK.
Additional photographs provided by: Mrs Jan Wood, cousin of Guardsman JAMES JOHN COOK and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Mrs Jan Wood, cousin of Guardsman JAMES JOHN COOK.

 

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What other people have said

Kelbrook./Barnolodswck/Lancashire/England

Isabel Janice Wood

Rest in peace cousin Jimmy. I grew up with warm family memories, and photos of your grin and crinkly hair. Well done and thank you, and may we meet merrily in heaven. Vera's daughter Jan

On Sunday, June 8, 2014