Private John William Wilson

Canadian Infantry

Died: Tuesday 30 October 1917 (aged 25)

Connected records

Record:
WILSON, JOHN WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of George and Sarah Ann Wilson, of 35, Ewerby, Sleaford, Lincs., England.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 30.
Country:
Canadian

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Name:
Second Lieutenant J S Wilson
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 546)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J Wilson
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 204)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J S Wilson
Context:
departed_training
Date:
4 Nov 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 551)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
commander
Date:
27 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Life Guards (page 207)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
combat
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 568)
Name:
Corporal Wilson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 261)
Name:
Private Wilson
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 324)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
combat
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 568)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
combat
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 568)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 368)