Rifleman Giacomo ("Jack") Gargini was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in 1890, at Pancras, the son of Italian parents Enrico, a restaurant keeper, and Daria Gargini. At the time of the 1911 census, the younger Gargini was working as a waiter while living with his family at 249 Vauxhall Bridge Road.

Gargini died on 11 May 1917, during the Arras Offensive on the Western Front, while serving with the 7th (Service) Battalion, The King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He has no known grave and is commemorated by the Arras Memorial.


  • Gargini, Jack, Retrieved 24 November 2012.

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