Champion, John Arthur


War Service: Lance Corporal S/16051 JOHN ARTHUR CHAMPION of 8th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders died on 22 August 1917, aged 37.

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

Location of Memorial:

He is remembered on the memorial at St Bartholomew’s church, Sydenham

Details: He was born in Westminster, the son of William and Mary Champion of 6 College Place, Westminster. Prior to enlisting he was a clerk in the civil service.
He married Georgina Hardingham in the spring of 1905. They lived at 41 Rowland Grove, Sydenham.


Contributed By:

Do you have more information on this person or the memorial they are commemorated on? If so click here to contribute information.


by Local History and Archives Centre, Lewisham and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License