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Unknown Warrior of World War I (British)
Birth: unknown
Death: unknown

On November 11, 1920, the body of a World War I British unknown soldier, sailor or airman, was drawn in a procession to the Cenotaph. In ceremonies at the war memorial on Whitehall, King George V honored the unknown warrior and the body was then taken to Westminster Abbey where it was buried at the west end of the nave. The text inscribed on the tomb: 'They buried him among the Kings, because he had done good toward God and toward his house' is from the Bible (2 Chronicles 24:16). The memorial site which an estimated 1,250,000 people view at the abbey, is now one of the most visited war graves in the world. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
GPS (lat/lon): 51.50008, -0.12923
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 28, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 2964
Unknown Warrior of World War I (British)
Added by: Scott Michaels
 
Unknown Warrior of World War I (British)
Added by: Ron Buchinski
 
Unknown Warrior of World War I (British)
Added by: Ron Buchinski
 
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Rest in Peace, beloved soldier, known to the Lord. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013

- Daff
 Added: Nov. 11, 2012

- Linda Murphy
 Added: Jul. 11, 2012
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