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60912: Prayer book of John Laybourne

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posted on 2024-02-18, 17:49 authored by Great War Archive Project Team

Payer book: 'A Form of Prayer to be Used at Open-Air Services [Authorised by the Chaplain-General...] Supplied for the Public Service' (London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1915). With ink and pencilled inscription by John Laybourne.

Private 28761 John Charles Laybourne, 'C' Coy. 19th (Service) Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers, having been discharged as medically unfit for further service, 14th April 1916, joined the Royal Flying Corps in 1917 (there is a discrepancy in the dates given by his paperwork, which suggest 1918) as an Aircraftsman Second Class (service no. 185738), and later served abroad with the Royal Air Force.

History

Identifier

9454.cpd| 6997.jpg|GWA_6052_caerscan0106.jpg 6998.jpg|GWA_6053_caerscan0106a.jpg

Subject

Laybourne, John Charles

Date

1915

Date Created

01/01/1915

Temporal Coverage

31/12/1915

Source

Folio

Medium

Paper

Type

Publication

Pages

1, 2

Number of Pages

2

Contributor

Richard Marshall | Richard Marshall | Norma Owen

Submission Event

Royal Welch Fusiliers Museum, Caernarfon Castle Submission Day, 8th May 2008

Rights

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor

Publisher

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford