John Boydell Rifleman - 2nd Battalion, The King's Royal Rifle Corps


  • Last name:Boydell
  • Initials:J.
  • Nationality:Great Britain
  • Date of birth:01-08-1918
  • Place of birth:Leigh, Lancashire
  • Homeland:Great Britain
  • Age :26
  • Family:Son of William Boydell and Jane Boydell-Phoenix. Married to Doris Boyell-Platt
  • Army number:4127844
  • Rank:Rifleman
  • Unit:2nd Battalion, The King's Royal Rifle Corps
  • Division:4th Armoured Brigade
  • Deceased on:25-12-1944
  • Place of Death: Wessem
  • Place Cemetery: Swartbroek
  • Cemetery Name: Swartbroek War Cemetery
  • Land Cemetery: Netherlands
  • Row Cemetery: 2
  • Number Cemetery: 7
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