Private Victor Percy Ward

Devonshire Regiment

Died: Sunday 29 September 1918 (aged 18)

Connected records

Record:
WARD, VICTOR PERCY
Additional information:
Son of Alice E. Buxton (formerly Ward), of 27, Victoria Rd., Emsworth, Hants, and the late Arthur Percy Ward.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
XIV. C. 3.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Ward, V P
Memorial:
St James Church - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 21356)
Location:
Emsworth, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Ward, V P
Memorial:
Emsworth Memorial Garden (WMR 61429)
Location:
Emsworth, Hampshire

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Name:
Sergeant Ward
Context:
commander
Date:
28 Sep 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 538)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel J H Ward
Context:
author
Date:
28 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 370)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel J H Ward
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 371)
Name:
Second Lieutenant M W Ward
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
4 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 98)