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Place of Birth: Clapham, Yorkshire
Service No: 52672
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 26th (Service) Battalion. (Bankers)
Division: 41st Division
Date of Death: 1919-02-07
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: XIII. C. 5.
CWGC Cemetery: TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CLAPHAM, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: MELLING, LANCASHIRE
Local War Memorial: NEWBY, YORKSHIRE
William Woods was the son of John and Isabel Woods, née Middleton. John was born at Ingleton and Isabel at Gargrave, Yorkshire.
1901 Clapham cum Newby, Yorkshire Census: Newby Moor Level Crossing - William Woods, aged 4 years, born Clapham, son of John and Isabel Woods.
1911 Wray with Botton, Lancashire Census: Lower Greenbank - William Woods, aged 14 years, born Clapham, Yorkshire. [William was employed by A.R. Batty, Farmer.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte William Woods, GS/52672, Royal Fusiliers. Died of wounds, 7 February 1919.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte William Woods, G52672, 32 R. Fus. 10.12.16 to 7 6.18; 26 R. Fus. 8.6.18 to 7.2.19. Theatre of war in which served: 1(a) [France & Belgium]. D/W 7.2.19.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private William WOODS
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 41st Division
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