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Private Matthew Williams 35154

York and Lancaster Regiment

Died: Monday 25 March 1918 (aged 32)

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Record:
WILLIAMS, MATTHEW
Additional information:
Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Williams, of 3, West End, Beaumaris, husband of Annie Williams, of "Gwylfa", Roseway Lane, Beaumaris, Anglesey.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 8.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Major Williams
Context:
other
Date:
22 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 10 (Prince of Wales) Hussars (page 495)
Name:
Major Williams
Context:
other
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 10 (Prince of Wales) Hussars (page 495)
Name:
Captain Williams
Context:
combat
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment. (page 368)
Name:
Major Williams
Context:
Wounded
Date:
29 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 10 (Prince of Wales) Hussars (page 498)
Name:
Sergeant Williams
Context:
combat
Date:
30 Mar 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 12 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. (page 181)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L Williams
Context:
other
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 241)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L Williams
Context:
combat
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 241)
Name:
Major W Williams
Context:
other
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 251)
Name:
Lieutenant L Williams
Context:
Wounded
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Squadron (page 74)
Name:
Lieutenant A P Williams
Context:
other
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 709)