Private William Dixon

East Yorkshire Regiment

Died: Sunday 29 April 1917 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
DIXON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Frank and Martha Dixon, of 14, Triangle, Halifax, Yorks.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 4 and 5.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lance Corporal Dixon
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 186)
Name:
Lance Corporal Dixon
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 186)
Name:
Dixon
Context:
other
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 211)
Name:
Private Dixon
Context:
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 809)
Name:
Dixon
Context:
other
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 211)
Name:
Captain A T Dixon
Context:
other
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 439)