Rifleman Whillis Turner

King's Royal Rifle Corps

Died: Wednesday 8 November 1916 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
TURNER, WHILLIS
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Whillis Turner, of Brereton Rd., Rugeley, Staffs.
Cemetery:
GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. C. 5.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Brigadier General Turner
Context:
other
Date:
5 Nov 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 16 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 133)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Turner
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
11 Nov 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 418)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G F Turner
Context:
commander
Date:
11 Nov 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 188)
Name:
Private J Turner
Context:
Wounded
Date:
13 Nov 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 142 Field Ambulance (page 76)