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  • The family grave of the Major family where James Major is buried at Nottingham Northern Cemetery.
Photo courtesy of Peter Gillings
Person Details
Bulwell, Nottingham.
Parents: John and Elizabeth Major. In 1911 James was living with his aunt and uncle, Sarah and Thomas Rogers at 59 Thoresby Road, Mansfield Woodhouse.
coal hewer.
22 Jul 1916
2750235 - CWGC Website
16052
Private
11th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He was wounded in action in France on 1st July 1916 during the battle of the Somme, he was brought back to England but died at Napsbury War Hospital, St Albans on 22nd July 1916.He was buried in Nottingham Northern Cemetery
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  • The family grave of the Major family where James Major is buried at Nottingham Northern Cemetery.
Photo courtesy of Peter Gillings
    James Major - The family grave of the Major family where James Major is buried at Nottingham Northern Cemetery. Photo courtesy of Peter Gillings