Private William Wilson

ALIAS

Died: Monday 9 April 1917 (aged 18)

Connected records

Record:
WILSON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
See "WILLSEY," the true family name.
Cemetery:
VIMY MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
France

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Private William Wilson

Private William Wilson 26150. Unit: 10th Platoon, "T" Company, 6th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Death: 16 September 1916, missing, Somme, Western Front. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
CWGC family information: son of Albert and Grace Wilson, of 36, Scotchman Lane, Morley, Leeds.

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Scottish Artists

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Following the first meeting of the WAAC, the committee wrote asking for recommendations of Scottish painters, to David Foggie at the Royal Scottish Academy, William Hutchison at the Glasgow School of Art, and Hubert Wellington at the Edinburgh College of Art. On receipt of lists of names, the …

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Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St James Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 15186)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Whalley Abbey Printing Company Reading Room WW1 And WW2 (WMR 42478)
Location:
Barrow, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Marys Parishioners (WMR 10165)
Location:
Cockerton, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Nant Y Glyn Road Wesleyan Methodist Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 49735)
Location:
Colwyn Bay, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Kirkbampton School Old Boys (WMR 67609)
Location:
Kirkbampton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St James Church WW1 Memorial Board (WMR 33951)
Location:
Shilbottle, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Close Wesleyan Day School Radcliffe (WMR 13253)
Location:
Radcliffe, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Georges Church WW1 (WMR 45207)
Location:
Hyde, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Georges Sunday School Rowing Club (lost) (WMR 3263)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Eccles Pals (WMR 26165)
Location:
Eccles, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Shilbottle Parish-Reredos (including WW2 memorial seat) (WMR 33943)
Location:
Shilbottle, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
West Auckland WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71341)
Location:
West Auckland, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Hesleden Cenotaph (WMR 73657)
Location:
Hesleden, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Booth Shipping Companies (WMR 52571)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Morpeth Social Club WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34152)
Location:
Morpeth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
West Auckland Memorial Stone (WMR 71344)
Location:
West Auckland, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
West Auckland Memorial Stone (WMR 71344)
Location:
West Auckland, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Stephens WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15676)
Location:
Hightown, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Albans Organ - WW1 (WMR 42177)
Location:
Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Wath Upon Dearne (WMR 46696)
Location:
Wath On Dearne, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Hutton Poplars Hall - WW1 Army (WMR 45539)
Location:
Hutton, Essex
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Campbell Gas Engine Co Ltd WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 2694)
Location:
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Munsley (WMR 33105)
Location:
Munsley, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Sleaford Council Schools - WW1 Roll Of Honour (lost) (WMR 20475)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Workington Roll of Honour (WMR 62323)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
West Auckland WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71341)
Location:
West Auckland, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
York Street Methodist Church - WW1 (WMR 2654)
Location:
Todmorden, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Central School For Boys - WW1 (WMR 16000)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School - WW1 (WMR 34136)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Stephens WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15676)
Location:
Hightown, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Bedford Rd Council School (WMR 15172)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Todmorden Oddfellows WW1 (WMR 2670)
Location:
Todmorden, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Hallbankgate School Roll of Honour (WMR 69333)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Workington Presbyterian Church (LOST) (WMR 67219)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Holy Trinity WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 18538)
Location:
Blackley, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Pauls Church - WW1 Tablet (WMR 60797)
Location:
Monton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Shilbottle Obelisk (WMR 73761)
Location:
Shilbottle, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Bickerton Parish WW1 And WW2 (WMR 18616)
Location:
Bickerton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St Augustine's Church (WMR 65218)
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Glasgow Foundry Boys Religious Society-Blackfriars Branch (WMR 76101)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Burnley Grammar School (WMR 10653)
Location:
Burnley, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Dunscore Craig Church (WMR 44317)
Location:
Dunscore, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Manor Village (WMR 44127)
Location:
Manor, 3 miles west of Peebles, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Earlston (WMR 5654)
Location:
Earlston, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
Blaydon And District (WMR 2061)
Location:
Blaydon-on-Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, William
Memorial:
St George's Church WW1 (WMR 71553)
Location:
Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway

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Name:
Driver Wilson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
10 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `E' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 150)
Name:
Captain Wilson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
11 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 123)
Name:
Private C Wilson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 89)
Name:
Captain C M Wilson
Context:
joined
Date:
12 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 117)
Name:
Captain C M Wilson
Context:
joined
Date:
13 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 117)