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William WYNN

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Surname: WYNN

Forename(s): William

Place of Birth: Addingham, Yorkshire

Service No: 92987

Rank: Private

Regiment / Corps / Service: London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Battalion / Unit: 2/2nd (City of London) Battalion

Division: 58th (2/1st London) Division

Age: ---

Date of Death: 1918-09-19

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 3.

CWGC Cemetery: ---

CWGC Memorial: VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)

Additional Information:

William Wynn was the son of John and Margaret Wynn, née McAndrew. Both parents were born at Addingham, Yorkshire.

1891 Addingham, Yorkshire Census: Main Street - Willie Winn, aged 8 years, born Addingham. [Willie, his mother Margaret and sister Ellen, were boading with Margaret's sisiter Ellen and brother-in-law, Henry Spencer.]

1901 Bradford, Yorkshire Census: 4, Woodlands Road - Willie Wynn, aged 18 years, born Addingham, Yorkshire, son of John and [stepson of] Mary Ann Wynn.

William was married to Catherine Sharpe in 1911.

1911 Bradford, Yorkshire Census: 83, Binbrook Street - William Wynn aged 28 years, born Addingham, Yorkshire, husband of Catherine Wynn.

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte William Wynn, 11768, King's Royal Rifle Corps & GS/92987, 4th London Regiment Royal Fusiliers.

British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte William Wynn, 11768, 7/K.R.Rif.C. 4.8.15 to 10.8.18. GS/92987, 2/4 Lond. R. 11.8.18 to 11.9.18. 2/2 Lond. R. 12.9.18 to 19.9.18. K/A. 19.9.18. Theatres of war in which served: 1(a) [France & Belgium].

William is commemorated in the 'City of Bradford Great War 1914-1918 Roll of Honour'.

Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records

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Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---

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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 58th (2/1st London) Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 58th (2/1st London) Division

Data from Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 Records

Soldiers Died Data for Soldier Records

Surname: WYNN

Forename(s): William

Born: Addingham, Yorks

Residence: Bradford

Enlisted: Bradford

Number: 92987

Rank: Private

Regiment: Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)

Battalion: Posted 2/4th London

Decorations:

Died Date: 19/09/18

Died How: Killed in action

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes: Formerly R/1176, 7th K.R.R.

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: WYNN

Forename(s): William

Country of Service: United Kingdom

Service Number: 92987

Rank: Private

Regiment: Royal Fusiliers posted to 2nd/4th Bn. London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Unit:

Age: 36

Awards:

Died Date: 19/09/1918

Additional Information: Husband of Catherine Wynn, of 83, Binbrook St., Four Lane Ends, Bradford, Yorks.

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