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Person Details

CARTER, William

Memorials

Name: Old Windsor Memorial Hall* Straight Road, Old Windsor
NIWM Ref: 70198
RBWM Ref: WM284

Person Details

Place of birth: Old Windsor
Gender: Male
Date of death: 28/08/1918
Place of death: Mory, France
Manner of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 27
CWGC Ref: 568687
TWGPP Ref: 2724354
Address: 5 Portland Cottages St Lukes Road Old Windsor
Address: Tileshod Cottage Old Windsor

Military details

Joined: Transferred
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: 2/4th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Rank: Private
Service Number: 12258
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Rank: Private
Service Number: 7029

Relatives

Father Thomas CARTER
Mother Amelia CARTER

Additional information

William was a general Labourer before War broke out.
William is remembered at Mory Abbey Military Cemetery Mory, France. A number of others from the Hampshire Regiment fell around the same time. The village of Mory in a key location near to Bapaume, had been captured and retaken numerous times during the war.

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