Second Engineer William John Charles Nelson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Friday 7 December 1917 (aged 38)

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Record:
NELSON, WILLIAM JOHN CHARLES
Additional information:
Son of Robert and Elizabeth Nelson; husband of Annie Nelson (nee McArthur) of 6 Lowther St., Belfast. Born at Bognor.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Nelson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
2 Dec 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 672)
Name:
Captain Nelson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
7 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 170)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H O Nelson
Context:
joined
Date:
5 Dec 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 512)
Name:
Lieutenant T W Nelson
Context:
joined
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 126)