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Philip Robert Salmon

Private
Essex

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Born
Unknown - Unknown
Died
Palestine - 27 March 1917
Age
Unknown
Death
Killed in action
Served in
Essex
Awards
Unknown
Memorials
Unknown
Lived
Plaistow

Philip Robert's story

Enlisted in West Ham.

Service Number
275408
Mother
Unknown
Father
Unknown
Spouse
Unknown
Buried
Jerusalem Memorial, Israel
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6 comments

  1. Gordon Gwilliams
    April 17, 2012
    10:08 pm

    Philip Robert Salmon,was in 1896,in Poplar.

  2. Gordon Gwilliams
    April 17, 2012
    10:13 pm

    Sorry sent to soon,hadn’t finished.He is on the memorial,Panel 33 to 39.He was 21 when he died.He is also on a Memorial inside West Ham Church in Church Rd,Stratford. I am looking up all fallen men of the Parish of West Ham.

    • Rosemary Murray
      November 17, 2014
      4:27 pm

      I have just seen your entry about Philip Robert Salmon being on a memorial in West Ham Church. I had no idea of this only recently finding out about the one abroad. I’ll have to go over there. Thank you.

      • Gordon Gwilliams
        January 5, 2015
        11:52 am

        Ask to see Ron.

  3. Rosemary Murray
    November 17, 2014
    4:25 pm

    Philip Robert Salmon was my father’s half brother born before my father was born. I have limited knowledge of him but if anyone would like to contact me with any questions I will do my best to answer any questions.

  4. Gordon Gwilliams
    January 5, 2015
    11:51 am

    Phillip was 21 when he died
    served in 6th Bn Essex Reg.
    Birth, Dec Qtr,1C/590.

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