Remembering Today 20/5/40 Private:J.W.Larn,6288762,2nd Bn. The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)

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  1. CL1

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

    Private LARN, J W
    Service Number 6288762

    Died 20/05/1940

    Aged 20

    2nd Bn.
    The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)

    Son of John Walter and Luisa Larn, of Leicester.
    Casualty
    Buried at ESQUELMES WAR CEMETERY

    Location: Hainaut, Belgium
    Number of casualties: 202

    Cemetery/memorial reference: V. B. 33.
     
  2. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    UK, Army Roll of Honour, 1939-1945
    Name: John Larn
    Given Initials: J W
    Rank: Private
    Death Date: 20 May 1944
    Number: 6288762
    Birth Place: London E
    Residence: London E
    Branch at Enlistment: Infantry
    Theatre of War: France and Belgium Campaign, 1939/40
    Regiment at Death: Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)
    Branch at Death: Infantry

    TD
     
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  3. harkness

    harkness Well-Known Member

    1939 REGISTER TRANSCRIPTION
    Larn Household (11 People)
    41 Anne Street , West Ham C.B., Essex
    NAME DOB OCCUPATION
    John W Larn 14 Oct 1890 Stoker
    Louisa Larn 30 Apr 1893 Unpaid Domestic Duties
    Sorry, this record is officially closed.
    Rosina Gumley (Larn) 24 Apr 1924 Sweet Factory Hand
    Sorry, this record is officially closed.
    Sorry, this record is officially closed.
    Sorry, this record is officially closed.
    Richard Larn 25 Oct 1934 At School
    Sorry, this record is officially closed.
    Sorry, this record is officially closed.
    Samuel Fleet 03 Mar 1925 Bricklayers Labourer Unemployed
     
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