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Charles John Gillespie
  Regiment   Royal Engineers - 101st Field Company  
  Service No. - Rank   134512 - LANCE CORPORAL  
  Date of Death   29 July 1917 aged 21  
  Buried   LA CLYTTE MILITARY CEMETERY, Belgium II. A. 9.  
  CWGC Certificate   Click to Download  

John Gillhespie was born in April 1896 in Hampshire, his father, Joshua, was 37 and his mother, Precilla, was 34. He had one brother and two sisters. He died on 29 July 1917 at the age of 21, and was buried in Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.