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Place of Birth: Hardcastle (near Greenhow), Yorkshire
Service No: 19104
Regiment / Corps / Service: Coldstream Guards
Battalion / Unit: 3rd Battalion
Division: 31st Division
Date of Death: 1918-03-28
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: II. E. 14.
CWGC Cemetery: DOUCHY-LES-AYETTE BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: GREENHOW, YORKSHIRE
William Newbould (Simpson) was the son of Henry and Jane Newbould, née Simpson. Henry was born at Skyreholme and Jane at Hardcastle near Greenhow Hill, Yorkshire.
1891 Hardcastle near Greenhow Hill, Yorkshire Census: Minakin Row - William N. Simpson, aged 9 months, born Hardcastle, grandson of Marshall and Hannah Stoney. [William and his mother, Jane Newbould, were living with her parents. William’s parents were married shortly after his birth.]
1901 Hardcastle near Greenhow Hill, Yorkshire Census: Holling Hill - William Newbould, aged 10 years, born Greenhow Hill, Yorkshire, son of Henry and Jane Newbould.
1911 Grassington, Yorkshire Census: William Newbould, aged 20 years, born Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire. [William was employed as a cowman by Edward Walker Carlisle.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte William Newbould, 19104, C. Gds.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte William Newbould, 19104, C. Gds.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte William Newbould, 19104, 3rd Btn Coldstream Gds. Date and Place of Death: 28.3.18 France. In action. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Henry. £20 10s. 11d.
UK, WW1 Pension Ledgers and Index Cards, 1914-1923: card(s) exist for William.
The identity of William was found by Bev of Folk Finders Family History, Pateley Bridge.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Coldstream Guards
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 31st Division
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