Remembering Today 28/10/42 Private:John Clevely,2757947, 5th Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)

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  1. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    Private CLEVELY, JOHN
    Service Number 2757947

    Died 28/10/1942

    Aged 27

    5th Bn.
    Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
  2. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    UK, Army Roll of Honour, 1939-1945
    Name: John Clevely
    Given Initials: J
    Rank: Private
    Death Date: 28 Oct 1942
    Number: 2757947
    Birth Place: Dundee
    Residence: Dundee
    Regiment at Enlistment: Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)
    Branch at Enlistment: Infantry
    Theatre of War: Middle East
    Regiment at Death: Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)
    Branch at Death: Infantry

    Global, Find A Grave Index for Burials at Sea and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current
    Name: Pvt John Clevely
    Maiden Name:
    Death Date: 28 Oct 1942
    Cemetery: El Alamein War Cemetery
    Burial or Cremation Place: El Alamein, Matruh, Egypt
    Has Bio?: N

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  3. KevinBattle

    KevinBattle Senior Member

    The only casualty of that surname in WW2;
    and only one in WW1 - can't see any connection though, apart from same surname
    CLEVELY, FRANK. Private. Service Number 22825. Died 27/03/1918. Aged 21
    9th Bn. East Surrey Regiment
    Son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Clevely, of 9, Junction Rd., South Ealing, London.
    POZIERES MEMORIAL. Cemetery/memorial reference: Panel 44 and 45.

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