Private William Turner

Suffolk Regiment

Died: Monday 4 October 1915 (aged 32)

Connected records

Record:
TURNER, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Mary and the late James Turner.
Cemetery:
VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. K. 25.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British NCO served with 19th Bn, Lancashire Fusiliers in GB and on Western Front, 1914-1916
REEL 1: Background in Salford, Lancashire, 1892: family; education. Aspects of employment in cotton mill and colliery: description of working conditions and rates of pay; question of union membership; opinion of mine owners; recreational and sporting activities; question of patriotism; memory of …

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Name recorded:
Turner, William
Memorial:
West Moor Council School - WW1 Plaque (WMR 34378)
Location:
Killingworth, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Men Of The Parish (WMR 51138)
Location:
Checkley, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Lowgates Methodist Church - WW1 (lost) (WMR 14296)
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Turner, William
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Oxenhope Wesleyan Church (WMR 28479)
Location:
Oxenhope, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Hilderstone (WMR 13592)
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Hilderstone, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St James Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 15186)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Greenhithe And Swanscombe Royal British Legion Book Of Remembrance (WMR 16433)
Location:
Greenhithe, Kent
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Sancton (All Saints) Parishioners WW1 (Served) (WMR 72983)
Location:
Sancton, Humberside
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Girvan Parish Church - WW1 (WMR 44798)
Location:
Girvan, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Parish of Penninghame (Newton Stewart) (WMR 5872)
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Newton Stewart, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Granstshouse United Free Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 78812)
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Reston, Borders
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Turner, William
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Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Patricroft Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 45501)
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Patricroft, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Blofield - WW1 (WMR 19598)
Location:
Blofield, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Penrith Wesleyan Methodist Church (WMR 3082)
Location:
Penrith, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Andover Cenotaph (WMR 21485)
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Andover, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Kington (WMR 33154)
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Kington, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Willington Church-Plaque (WMR 71473)
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Willington, Durham
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Lechlade Memorial Tablet - WW1 (WMR 20913)
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Lechlade, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Parish Church - WW1 (WMR 4796)
Location:
Needham Market, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St. Paul's Church - WW1 (WMR 27975)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Caldbeck Roll of Honour (WMR 66943)
Location:
Caldbeck, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Christ Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 9491)
Location:
Eston, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Disley (WMR 10011)
Location:
Disley, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St Annes Church (WMR 55573)
Location:
Royton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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All Saints Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 16945)
Location:
Sidley, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Town of Penrith WW1 (WMR 3064)
Location:
Penrith, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Whitchurch (WMR 31796)
Location:
Whitchurch on Thames, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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W and P D Turner (WMR 74829)
Location:
Penrith, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St Chad's Church (WMR 38382)
Location:
Pattingham, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Rayne (WMR 22280)
Location:
Rayne, Essex
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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University of Glasgow War Memorial Chapel (WMR 23068)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Middleham Church Tablet WW1 (WMR 30342)
Location:
Middleham, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Rayne Roll of Honour WW1 and WW2 (WMR 73814)
Location:
Rayne, Essex
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Holy Trinity Roll of Honour (WMR 3934)
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Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Harrington WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 37389)
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Harrington, Northampton, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St. Peter And St. Paul's Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 37388)
Location:
Harrington, Northampton, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St George's Wigan - WW1 (WMR 45430)
Location:
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Cowpen and Crofton Collieries - WW1 (WMR 33573)
Location:
Blyth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St Catharine's Scholes - WW1 (WMR 87171)
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Scholes, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Needham Market - Municipal (WMR 4795)
Location:
Needham Market, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St Catharine's Scholes - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 45386)
Location:
Scholes, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Greengate District, Salford-new memorial (WMR 74188)
Location:
Salford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Adstock (WMR 8065)
Location:
Adstock, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St Andrews Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 29561)
Location:
Gargrave, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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St James Church - WW1 Pulpit (WMR 26556)
Location:
Longdon, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Turner, William
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Broadclyst - Roll of Honour (WMR 69729)
Location:
Broadclyst, Devon
Name recorded:
Turner, William
Memorial:
Samlesbury Memorial Hall (WMR 3389)
Location:
Samlesbury, Lancashire

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Name:
Private Turner
Context:
Date:
29 Sep 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 (Queen's Own) Hussars (page 75)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A B Turner
Context:
Died
Date:
29 Sep 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 238)
Name:
Second Lieutenant M H Turner
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 96)
Name:
Lieutenant G A Turner
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Dorsetshire Regiment (page 165)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J H H Turner
Context:
joined
Date:
7 Oct 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 165)