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  • The Commonwealth Graves Commission headstone marking the grave of Gordon Leatherland at Ypres Rampart  Cemetery Lille Gate grave reference I 3 
Courtesy of Peter Gillings
Person Details
Bulwell
Gordon was born in 1894 the son of Joseph a miner and Celia Leatherland (née Hayes). His siblings were Florence, Nellie, Gethin, Harold and Amanda Leatherland. In 1901 the family lived at 87 Coventry Road Bulwell. In 1903 his mother died and by 1909 his father had married Rhoda Dando. In 1911 they lived at 35 Minerva Street Bulwell with his children as well as a stepson John Dando.
Gordon was a presser in a hosiery finishing business.
20 Jun 1917
446885 - CWGC Website
21347
Bulwell
Private
1st Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Gordon first entered theatre (France) on 25th August 1915. Ramparts Cemetery Lille Gate Ypres Grave Reference: I 3.
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  • The Commonwealth Graves Commission headstone marking the grave of Gordon Leatherland at Ypres Rampart  Cemetery Lille Gate grave reference I 3 
Courtesy of Peter Gillings
    Gordon Leatherland - The Commonwealth Graves Commission headstone marking the grave of Gordon Leatherland at Ypres Rampart Cemetery Lille Gate grave reference I 3 Courtesy of Peter Gillings
  • Ramparts Cemetery, Lille Gate Ypres, Belgium. 
Courtesy of Peter Gillings 
(September 2015)
    Ramparts Cemetery,Lille Gate - Ramparts Cemetery, Lille Gate Ypres, Belgium. Courtesy of Peter Gillings (September 2015)