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Leo (Leonard) Stanley Champion

Date of death: 09 August 1917 Age: 27
Grave / memorial: WM009

Rank: Rifleman
Unit: King's Royal Rifle Corps (18th Bn)
Service No: A/201772
Action: 3rd Ypres
Burial place / Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate), Belgium (Panel 51 & 53)
The National Archives Reference: [Medal card TNA ref WO 372/4/782665]

Notes: Son of the late Walter and Hester Champion; husband of Frances Annie Champion, of 167 Franciscan Rd., Tooting Common (?1921: link to Heath Mansions, The Grove; Abbey Lane; The Pryors, East Heath Road).
(based on CWGC record, Commercial Directories of Hampstead 1910 & 1921, 1911 Census)

Research by Peter Ginnings

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