Rifleman William Edward Ellis

King's Royal Rifle Corps

Died: Friday 15 September 1916 (aged 28)

Connected records

Record:
ELLIS, WILLIAM EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of George and the late Emily Ellis; husband of Edith Ethel White (formerly Ellis), of 16, Holford Square, King's Cross, London.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 13 A and 13 B.
Country:
France

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Ellis, William E
Memorial:
St Giles Parishioners - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 40131)
Location:
Graffham, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Ellis, William E
Memorial:
Graffham And East Lavington (WMR 40139)
Location:
Graffham, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Ellis, W E
Memorial:
St Peter And St Paul Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 38589)
Location:
Aston, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Ellis, W E
Memorial:
Kingsteignton (WMR 25938)
Location:
Kingsteignton, Devon

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Name:
Second Lieutenant R D Ellis
Context:
commander
Date:
18 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 11)