John William Ramsden


Submitted by Gail Chinnery

John was Gail’s grandfather.

Born at Sheffield on 15/4/1898 he was # 26525 CSM 15th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. He won the Military Medal on 7th November 1918 at Limont-Fontaine.
At some stage during the War, my grandfather met my grandmother. My grandmother was Belgian and lived in Elverdinge near Ypres. A month after being demobbed in 1920 he returned to marry her and brought her back to live in Sheffield.
John William died at Sheffield on 16/4/1961.










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