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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery,Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle ,
Person Details
He was the eldest son of William and Edith Jack, of 22, Manning St., Nottingham.
He was employed by the Midland Railway as a messenger.
22 Aug 1917
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158448 - CWGC Website
331139
Private
13th Bn Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment)
William had been reported missing in August 1917; his parents were notified in July 1918 that he had been presumed killed. He is buried in Potijze Chateau Grounds Cemetery (grave ref ll.E.9)
Nottingham Evening Post obituary (abridged) 22 July 1918: 'JACK, missing August 22nd 1917, now presumed killed, Private William Jack, eldest son of Mr and Mrs Jack.'
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery,Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle ,
    William Edward Jack - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery,Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle ,