John Lett Gillard


L/Cpl 14487 KIA Salonica 18.09.1918

Born and Educated in Cardiff. Son of John Nott and Ann Gillard of 33 Hamilton Street, Cardiff. Buried at Doiran Military Cemtery (3.D.25).

Memorial on grave G 406 at Cathays Cemetery.

Age 27. 11th Batt Welsh Regiment.

The attack in which he died involved the famous - punting of a rugby ball at the enemy lines by Captain Eynon - before the Pals went over the top.

SOURCE: The Cardiff Pals by John Evan Davies & Ken Cooper