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William was the son of William and Annie Elizabeth. He had one sister, Mary. He attended Armstrong College, gaining a BSc. William was killed in action at Sulva Bay, Gallipoli, on 10th August 1915 aged 24.
13 Harrison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne (place of residence as entered in the 1911 census)
William is commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The War Graves Photographic Project. The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919. 1911 Census. Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929. Ancestry military records. Ancestry Medal Roll Index Card.
Sophie Anderton (Newcastle University) Holly Johnson (Newcastle University) Rosie Setford (Newcastle University).
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