Able Seaman William Archer

Mercantile Marine

Died: Sunday 14 April 1918 (aged 40)

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Record:
ARCHER, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of the late Bernard and Jane Archer; husband of Amelia Archer (nee Nelder), of 17, Sandyford St., Glasgow. Born at Glasgow.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Archer, William
Memorial:
Andover Cenotaph (WMR 21485)
Location:
Andover, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Archer, William
Memorial:
Dukinfield Soldier Statue (WMR 3250)
Location:
Dukinfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Archer, William
Memorial:
Andover Cenotaph (WMR 21485)
Location:
Andover, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Stretton Sugwas (WMR 33006)
Location:
Stretton Sugwas, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Upper Poppleton WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 30362)
Location:
Upper Poppleton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Cowbridge (WMR 6679)
Location:
Cowbridge, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Llanblethian (WMR 37307)
Location:
Cowbridge, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Old Brampton Parish Book (WMR 14350)
Location:
Old Brampton, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Felton And Preston Wynne (WMR 32973)
Location:
Preston Wynne, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Archer, William
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Teddington Council School (WMR 63332)
Location:
Teddington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Archer, W
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1/5 And 2/5 Battns West Yorkshire Regt (WMR 30888)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Archer, W
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Carrington - Chapel (WMR 27257)
Location:
Carrington, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Archer, W
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Ipswich Cenotaph (WMR 4614)
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Archer, W
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Silloth (WMR 3978)
Location:
Silloth, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Archer, W
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Surbiton (WMR 12099)
Location:
Surbiton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Dukinfield (WMR 3251)
Location:
Dukinfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Wheathampstead Congregational Church (WMR 49236)
Location:
Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Emmanuel Wargrave - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 62494)
Location:
Wargrave, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
St Thomas The Apostles Church (WMR 678)
Location:
Brampton, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Congleton (WMR 42777)
Location:
Congleton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Beckenham Methodist Church - Fallen WW1 (WMR 12691)
Location:
Beckenham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Beckenham Methodist Church - Served WW1 (WMR 12688)
Location:
Beckenham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Archer, W
Memorial:
Penygraig (WMR 92892)
Location:
Penygraig, Mid Glamorgan

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Name:
Sergeant F Archer
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Apr 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 43)