Private William Henry Bland

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Died: Friday 4 May 1917 (aged 41)

Connected records

Record:
BLAND, WILLIAM HENRY
Additional information:
Son of the late Tom and Sarah Bland; husband of Clara Pettinger Bland, of 42, Wellington St., Nottingham.
Cemetery:
BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
George Bland
Context:
award
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 430)
Name:
Captain R G Bland
Context:
joined
Date:
1 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 401)
Name:
Captain R G Bland
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 401)