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William was the son of John T. and Mary I. Boyd. He studied at the College of Medicine in Newcastle upon Tyne between 1912 - 1914, but appears to have left his studies at the outbreak of war.
William was killed in action at Butte de Warlencourt on 5th November 1916.
William is commemorated at Thiepval Memorial
William is remembered at:
The Memorial Plaques at St. Margaret of Antioch’s church in Durham
St Nicholas Church in Durham
Durham Town Hall.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The War Graves Photographic Project. North East War Memorials Project. Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service, College of Medicine Calendars).
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