Private Heinrich August Watson

ALIAS

Died: Friday 5 October 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
WATSON, HEINRICH AUGUST
Additional information:
See "RETHAMEL," the true family name.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
Belgium

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Watson, H A
Memorial:
St. Mary's Church - WW1 (WMR 27918)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Watson, H A
Memorial:
Wootton And District (WMR 21888)
Location:
Wootton, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Watson, H A
Memorial:
Isle Of Wight County War Memorial (WMR 21732)
Location:
Carisbrooke (newport), Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Watson, H A
Memorial:
Isle Of Wight Rifles (WMR 40740)
Location:
Newport, Isle Of Wight

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Name:
Second Lieutenant R L Watson
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment (page 330)
Name:
Lieutenant A W H Watson
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 11 Hussars (page 171)