Private William Henry Hill

Leicestershire Regiment

Died: Thursday 3 May 1917 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
HILL, WILLIAM HENRY
Additional information:
Son of Arthur and Elizabeth Hill, of 15, Kirkcowan Terrace, Tamworth, Staffs.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 5.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private W Hill
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 173)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W J Hill
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 785)
Name:
Private W Hill
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 173)
Name:
Private W Hill
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 173)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Hill
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 220)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G M Hill
Context:
combat
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 187)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G M Hill
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 185)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G M Hill
Context:
combat
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 246)
Name:
Second Lieutenant S M Hill
Context:
other
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 185)
Name:
Major E Hill
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 129)