25th County of London Cyclist Battalion
The London Regiment

John Christopher PAINE

Mentioned in the book 'London County Council Record of Service in the Great War" pg.92 - Tramways Dept.

In Memory of

1179, 25th Bn., London Regiment (Cyclists)
who died age 27 on 09 February 1919
Son of John Charles and Emma Amelia Paine.
Remembered with honour Lewisham (Ladywell) Cemetery. Grave Ref. Screen Wall. D. 3175.

The cemetery entrance is located at the corner of Ivy Road and Brockley Grove. It is immediately east of Deptford (Brockley) Cemetery, however there is no clearly defined boundary between the two sites. There are around 100 burials in the War Plot and their names are inscribed on a Screen Wall Memorial located in Plot D which also commemorates those whose graves are located elsewhere in the cemetery but are not marked by headstones. In addition to the scattered graves in the cemetery there are 46 headstones in the Commission's Commemorative Plot, located in Plot B.

[Courtesy of Commonwealth War Graves Commission]


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