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Private J Mapp


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Private John MAPP, S/8329, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action, Flanders France, 23rd April 1915, age 24.

Born Deptford, SE, son of John and Annie (Mary Ann) Mapp, of 139, Upper Stone Street, Maidstone, Kent.


1911 Census - 1 Harrison Square, Chatham, Kent - John Mapp, head, age 57, boot maker, own account, home, born London; Ann Mapp, wife, age 47, married 30 years, 1 child, still alive, born London; John Mapp, son, age 19, single, Town Porter (carrier), own account, born Deptford, Kent.


Enlisted Chatham, Kent.

10th November 1914, posted BEF.

Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 45 and 47, Belgium.


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