The information displayed here is at the time of death.
John was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, the son of Henry and Isabel Vasey. He had one sister called Isabell Vasey.
Before the First World War John was employed as a Laboratory Assistant at Armstrong College.
John died of his wounds on 9th July 1916 aged 28.
Ridley Villas, All Saints, Newcastle (place of residence as entered in the 1891 Census) 48 Victoria Terrace, Whitley Bay (place of residence as entered in the 1911 Census)
John is buried in the Puchevillers British Cemetery in France.
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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