Amed, David

BORN CALCUTTA, 1893. A DOCK LABOURER AND SAILOR. HE LODGED WITH HIS AUNT, MARGARET MARTON, AT 4 LEE SMITH STREET (ADDRESS FROM ARMY SERVICE RECORDS). DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 7 INCHES TALL. 133 LBS WEIGHT, 35.5 INCH CHEST SIZE AND ‘GOOD’ PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 16/04/1915. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 18/08/1916. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 05/01/1916, AGED 23. HIS MEDALS AND ARMY EFFECTS WERE SENT TO HIS SISTER, ETHEL AMED, IN CALCUTTA, INDIA.


First name:
DAVID
Military Number:
17592
Rank:
Private
Date Died
05/01/1916
Place died:
Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, Nord, France
Age:
23
4 , LEE SMITH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK