DODD John Arthur
Regiment : 10th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 201962
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 22 on 18th June 1918
Buried : Commemorated on Soissons Memorial, France.
Relatives : Husband of Edith Dodd, of Wilden Heath, Stourport, Worcestershire
Memorial : Wilden All Saints Church
Credits : Researched by Adrian Carter and Sandra Taylor.
J.A. Dodd, General Service, new recruits – Kidderminster Times 6th November 1915.
Information in All Saints Church, Wilden states that John was killed in action in France between 28th May and 18th June 1918, aged 21, ‘No trace’ of burial.
Born at Bloxwich and enlisted at Kidderminster. On the 18th June, the 10th Worcesters were in defensive positions near Chanter eine Farm, on the Montagne de Bligny to Chambrecy road.