Dean, John Joseph

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Peter Redfern Metcalfe

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Flint Town

Name / Enw: Dean, John Joseph

Regiment/Catrawd: Royal Engineers (Railway Operating Division)

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Sapper No WR/253215

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: St Pol British Cemetery, St Pol-Sur-Ternoise, Pas de Calais

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Plot II, Row E, Grave 2

Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: France

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: British War Medal and Victory Medal

Date of Death: 9th January 1919

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

He was admitted to No 12 Stationary Hospital, France on 3rd January 1919 suffering from influenza and bronchopneumonia. Military service was considered to have aggravated the condition from which he died on the 9th January 1919

 He was employed as a silk spinner.

He was a nephew to Private Samuel Dean who also died in the war and has his own page here.