Uxbridge UB9 6DL
Details on cross:
5281 PTE. J. MONTAGUE
9TH ROYAL FUSILIERS
Text type: GRU tags
Currently Unknown – appears to be a standard British Army Cross.
St Mary’s Harefield features a large contingent of ANZAC soldiers graves, They are men who died at Harefield Park when it was a military hospital during the First World War.
Photographs courtesy of Maurice Stokes
Service No: 5281
Date of Death: 30/06/1917
Regiment/Service: Royal Fusiliers 9th Bn.
Grave Reference: I. F. 9.
Cemetery: MONCHY BRITISH CEMETERY, MONCHY-LE-PREUX
Additional Information: Husband of J. Montague, of Chapel Row, Harefield, Uxbridge.
His epitaph in France reads: “Never to be forgotten by his wife and four children”