[Skip to content]



Person Details
He lived on Duncombe Street St Ann's Well Road Nottingham.
08 Oct 1916
36945 - CWGC Website
13377
Sergeant
11th Bn The Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
William Henry died on 8 October 1916 of wounds received in action and was buried in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme (grave ref. III.F.32).
Nottingham Evening Post, ‘Roll of Honour’, 18 and 19 October 1916: 'Dykes. Died of wounds, October 8th, Sergt. WH Dykes, West Yorks. Regt., late of Duncombe-street, Nottingham. From sorrowing father and mother.’ (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk)
Remembered on