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26 Jul 1899
New Lenton, Nottingham
Son Of Mary Wilson, Of New Lenton, Notts. Father Herbert Wilson, Mary and Herbert married in 1901, after William's birth.
Wool Card Winder for W Hollins & Co Mills at Lenton.
29 Apr 1918
468968 - CWGC Website
6 Wooleston Terrace, New Lenton, Nottingham
22nd Bn Durham Light Infantry
Enlisted 19/02/1917 aged 17 years, initially into the Sherwood Foresters, then transferred to the Durham Light Infantry. Died of a gun shot wound to his thigh.
William's mother had the words "Not Forgotten" added to his CWGC headstone. Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport
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