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  • Headstone in Nottingham Road Cemetery, Mansfield
Person Details
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Wife: Marion, nee Cooper married 1911. Children: Joan, born 1913, Kenneth, born 1914 and Barbara, born 1917. They lived at Linden House, Mansfield. William left £608 10s. 1d. to Marion in his will.
Manager of Sherwood Chemical Works Co, and managing director of the family firm, Plumbe & Richardson. Attended Queen Elizabeth School 11/05/1895 to August 1903. He was the choir leader and Sunday School superintendent (morning) at Mansfield West Gate Congregational Church; he resigned in early 1917 as he had been called up.
13 Nov 1918
2750062 - CWGC Website
Enlisted Mansfield
Gloucestershire Regiment
1/5th Bn Gloucestershire Regiment. Secondary regiment Yorkshire Regiment (formerly 34233 9th Bn). Enlisted March 1917. Died at Edinburgh War Hospital and buried Mansfield (Nottingham Road) Cemetery.
Mansfield Chronicle Advertiser 21/11/1918 Funeral at Mansfield Cemetery, left a widow and 3 children.
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  • Headstone in Nottingham Road Cemetery, Mansfield
    W C Plumbe - Headstone in Nottingham Road Cemetery, Mansfield