Lance Corporal Richard John Williams

King's Shropshire Light Infantry

Died: Friday 14 July 1916

Connected records

Record:
WILLIAMS, RICHARD JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 12 A and 12 D.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant R W Williams
Context:
joined
Date:
15 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 336)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J T Williams
Context:
joined
Date:
10 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 324)
Name:
Driver O Williams
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
14 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 533)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J T Williams
Context:
combat
Date:
14 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 325)
Name:
Private T Williams
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 28)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W Williams
Context:
other
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 329)
Name:
Lieutenant D T Williams
Context:
other
Date:
19 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 67)