John P. Brennan


John P. Brennan

Death 13 Jun 1917
Poplar, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Greater London, England
Burial Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 48827045 View Source
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John passed away aged 5 years old.

On June the 13th, 18 children were tragically killed when a bomb fell through the roof of their school in Upper North Street, Poplar.
The funeral was on the 20th of June for all of the children. 15 children were buried in a mass grave and 3 had private burials.

The names of all the children

Louise A Acompora

Alfred E. Batt

Leonard C Bareford

John P Brennan

William T H Challien

Vera M Clayson

Alice M Cross

William Hollis

George A Hyde

Grace Jones

Rose Martin

George Morris

Edwin C W Powell

Robert Stimson

Elizabeth Taylor

Rose Tuffin

Frank Wingfield

Florence L Woods

There is a War Memorial for all of the children from this school.


  • Maintained by: woowoo
  • Originally Created by: darealjolo
  • Added: 26 Feb 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 48827045
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John P. Brennan (unknown–13 Jun 1917), Find a Grave Memorial ID 48827045, citing East London Cemetery and Crematorium, Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England ; Maintained by woowoo (contributor 49949980) .