Almond, John William –

Husband of Rachael Almond (nee Kirby), of 80, Havelock Street, Preston, Lancashire. Previous service as CSM 3282, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment (enlisted Preston 21/10/1890 and discharged at own request after 18 years service 31/10/1908), including service in the Soudan Campaign. Re-enlisted at Preston as Company Sergeant Major 3707, 7th Bn., Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Served as a Gymnastic Instructor at Aldershot.

Personal details

  • Surname: Almond
  • Forename: John William
  • Date of birth: September 26th, 1872
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Preston, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: Not known
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: Not known
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Company Sergeant Major
  • Unit: Not known
  • Service number: 649220
  • Regiment: Labour Corps
  • Enlistment date: August 8th, 1914 - 1914-08-08
  • Enlistment location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Conflict: BOER & WW1


  • Service medals: V / BW
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Not known
  • CWGC reference: Not known

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