Private William Newton

North Staffordshire Regiment

Died: Sunday 23 July 1916 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
NEWTON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of William and Hannah Newton, of 15, Church View, Longbridge Hayes, Longport, Staffs.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 14 B and 14 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain Newton
Context:
Wounded
Date:
23 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 218)
Name:
Captain L A Newton
Context:
combat
Date:
23 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 197)
Name:
Captain A E Newton
Context:
combat
Date:
23 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 214)