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Stockton on Tees
He was the son of James and Frances Carr and the brother of Albert, Frances Jane, Charlotte, Robert, Adelaide, John William and Edith Mary Carr. In 1911 they lived at 34 Noel Street Nottingham. He was the husband of Hilda Jane (née Kerry) Carr of 23 Sydenham Road Stockton on Tees.
He was a clerk in 1911.
21 Mar 1918
743728 - CWGC Website
Second Lieutenant
Royal Field Artillery
Second Lieutenant James Carr, served with the 296th Brigade Royal Field Artillery, he was reported missing on 21st March 1918 and subsequently listed as killed in action on that date. Having no known grave, he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.
Obituary published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 17th March 1919 : - ROLL OF HONOUR. “Sec.-Lieut. James Carr, R.F.A., the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. James Carr, of Noel-street, Nottingham, who has been missing since March 21st, 1918, has now been presumed by the Army Council to have died on or since that date.” Above obituary courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facbook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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