Private JOHN FREDERICK CRIPPS (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames JOHN FREDERICK
Surname CRIPPS (photo added)
Initials J F
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 06 July 1944
Age 19
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 14548794
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Hampshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Hampshire Regiment (50th Northumbrian Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XXI. E. 14.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ALFRED JAMES CRIPPS AND HARRIET CRIPPS, OF STROOD. KENT.

Additional Information

 

Private JOHN FREDERICK CRIPPS was killed on 6th July 1944 at Hottot-les-Bagues. He is now buried in Bayeux War Cemetery.1

Last known family photograph
of Private JOHN FREDERICK CRIPPS,
taken in 1944.

 

 

Bayeux War Cemetery, August 20131

 

 

References
1. Information and photograph kindly provided by Michael Curness.
2. Photograph located by headstone August 2013.

 

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

 

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RESPECT AND HONOR. RIP

On Saturday, January 4, 2014