Born in Hayles Yard, Green End, Whitchurch in 1900, the eldest son of James and Louisa Crump of Castle Hill, Whitchurch.
James’ father died in 1902, his mother married Richard Pace, and they lived at 3a, Castle Hill, Whitchurch.
Regiment : 9th (Service) Battalion East Surrey Regiment, formerly Manchester Regiment No 55960
Rank : Private
Service Number : 26710
Killed in Action; France 16th October 1918 Age 18