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CORTIS, James

CFHS Ref 384
War WW I
Surname CORTIS
Forenames James
Nationality UK
Rank Corporal
Service No 57993
Section Company Battery 29th Battery
Unit / Vessel 42nd Brigade
Service Royal Garrison Artillery
Awards
1914 Star1914 Star
British War Medal WW IBritish War Medal WW I
Victory Medal WW IVictory Medal WW I
Enlisted Exeter, Devon
Date Of Death 14 Aug 1917
Cause Killed in action
Theatre France and Flanders
Interred Lebucquiere Communal Cemetery Extension
Parish War Memorial Blackwater WM. St Agnes WM. St Agnes PC.
Other Memorial Royal Regiment of Artillery Memorial.
County/Country London.
County/Country (Cemetery) France
Age 26
Year Born 1891
Place Of Birth Cusgarne
Parents Edward Charles and Annie (nee RICKARD) CORTIS
Spouse Rachel (nee WRIGLEY) CORTIS
Spouse Residence Blackwater Hill, Blackwater, Scorrier
Remarks His brother Stephen CORTIS (385) also fell.
War Memorial - Blackwater War Memorial

War Memorial – Blackwater War Memorial

War Memorial - James CORTISBlackwater War Memorial

War Memorial FACE - Blackwater War Memorial

War Memorial FACE – Blackwater War Memorial

War Memorial FACE - James CORTISBlackwater War Memorial – Face

War Memorial - Royal Regiment of Artillery Memorial London

War Memorial – Royal Regiment of Artillery Memorial London

War Memorial - James CORTISRoyal Regiment of Artillery Memorial London

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