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Person Details

ROWLAND, William John


Name: Eton - WW1 (2) High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7955
RBWM Ref: WM238

Person Details

Place of birth: Eton
Gender: Male
Date of death: 25/04/1917
Place of death: Arras, France
Manner of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 33
CWGC Ref: 1637827
TWGPP Ref: 2411544
Address: 8 Tangier Place Tangier Lane Eton

Military details

Military Organisation: Army
Rank: Squadron Corporal Major
Service Number: 18403


Father Frank ROWLAND
Mother Fanny ROWLAND

Additional information

Corporal Rowland was killed at the Battle of Arras (April - May 1917).
William was already a Regular soldier when War broke out.
Arras Memorial , Pas de Calais , France

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