Private William Heber Lewis

5th Canadian Mounted Rifles Battalion

Died: Sunday 30 January 1916 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
LEWIS, WILLIAM HEBER
Additional information:
Son o Francis P. and Mary Edith Lewis, of 1323, Amapola Avenue, Torrance, California, U.S.A. Enlisted Dec., 1914. Born London, Ontario.
Cemetery:
LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. B. 19.
Country:
France

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Lewis, William H
Memorial:
Banbury Methodist Church - WW1 (WMR 68363)
Location:
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, William H
Memorial:
St Marys Church WW1 (WMR 50674)
Location:
Treharris, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Lewis, William H
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Portadown (WMR 6525)
Location:
Portadown, Armagh
Name recorded:
Lewis, William H
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Oswestry (WMR 13818)
Location:
Oswestry, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, William H
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Belle Vue Boys School - WW1 And WW2 Rolls Of Honour (WMR 28590)
Location:
Heaton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
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Worcester Postal District WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 63280)
Location:
Worcester, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
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Merchant Taylors School - WW1 Great Hall (WMR 47587)
Location:
Moor Park, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
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Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
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Polperro - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 18901)
Location:
Polperro, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
All Saints Church - WW1 (WMR 11910)
Location:
Acton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
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Guildford Urc Parishioners (WMR 23306)
Location:
Guildford, Surrey
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Merchant Taylors' School - WW1 (WMR 35026)
Location:
Moor Park, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
1st Battalion Monmouthshire Regiment (WMR 3632)
Location:
Newport, Gwent
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Glatton WW1 (WMR 227)
Location:
Glatton, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Rickmansworth Cenotaph (WMR 1169)
Location:
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
St Faith And Laurence Church (men Of Harborne) (WMR 38595)
Location:
Harborne, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Penarth (WMR 6703)
Location:
Penarth, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Tenby (WMR 2810)
Location:
Tenby, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Parishioners of Stoke-next-Guildford - WW1 (WMR 23328)
Location:
Guildford, Surrey
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Old Merchant Taylors And School Staff - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 43525)
Location:
Moor Park, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Cambrian Railways - WW1 (WMR 3088)
Location:
Oswestry, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Men Of The Worcester Postal District WW1 And WW2 (WMR 38724)
Location:
Warndon, Worcester, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers (WMR 3678)
Location:
Monmouth, Gwent
Name recorded:
Lewis, W H
Memorial:
Wordsley (WMR 28377)
Location:
Wordsley, West Midlands

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Name:
Major Lewis
Context:
commander
Date:
4 Feb 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment (page 9)