Private Willie Carter

Grenadier Guards

Died: Tuesday 31 July 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
CARTER, WILLIE
Additional information:
Son of John and Mary Carter, of Little Toothill Farm, Triangle, Halifax.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 9.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Major W H Carter
Context:
other
Date:
30 Jul 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 246)
Name:
Second Lieutenant V W Carter
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
2 Aug 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 20 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 276)
Name:
Second Lieutenant V W Carter
Context:
other
Date:
2 Aug 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 20 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 272)