6 years 10 months ago - 6 years 10 months ago#3914by davemed
davemed created the topic: James Owen
James Owen was my uncle. He came from Liverpool and worked for the Gas Board before joining the British Army. He served I believe in the Royal Artillery. He was a Championship boxer while in the forces.
He served in the Forgotten Army ( Burma ).
After being demobbed, he suffered with malaria for years.
He married my fathers sister Annie Medland and they had two children, Kenneth and Valerie.