John Canning

Name

John Canning

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

27/03/1917
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
201388
Essex Regiment
4th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

JERUSALEM MEMORIAL
Panels 33 to 39.
Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

UK Memorials

Great Hormead Village Memorial, Great Hormead
St Nicholas Church Roll of Honour, Great Hormead

Pre War

Born 1886 in Hazel End, Essex, son of Samuel and Ellen Canning, later of Arkesden, Essex and then Station Hill, West Mill, Buntingford, Herts. He was living in Mullford, Little Hormead with his parents as a farm labourer in 1911 and later in Hoddesdon, Herts. Enlisted in Hertford.

Wartime Service

Formerly 6355 Bedfordshire Regiment.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox