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Place of Birth: Waddington, Yorkshire
Service No: 24200
Regiment / Corps / Service: East Lancashire Regiment
Battalion / Unit: 6th (Service) Battalion
Division: 13th (Western) Division
Date of Death: 1916-07-04
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: V. O. 8.
CWGC Cemetery: BASRA WAR CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CHATBURN, LANCASHIRE
William Marsden was the son of Richard Stout and Eliza Marsden, née Bishop. Richard was born at Billington and Eliza at Padiham, Lancashire.
1901 Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire Census: Moor End - William Marsden, aged 5 years, born Waddington, Yorkshire, son of Richard Stout and Eliza Marsden.
1911 Rimington, Yorkshire Census: Moor Close - William Marsden, aged 15 years, born Waddington, Yorkshire, son of Richard Stout and Eliza Marsden.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte William Marsden, 24200, E. Lan. R.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte William Marsden, 24200, 10th East Lancs.; 6th East Lancs.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte William Marsden, 24200, 6th Batt East Lancs Reg. Date and Place of Death: 4.7.16. Mesopotamia. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Richard. £8 10s. 0d.
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: East Lancashire Regiment
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 13th (Western) Division
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