Corporal William Anderson

Yorkshire Regiment

Died: Saturday 13 March 1915 (aged 29)

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Record:
ANDERSON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Native of Dallas, Elgin, Morayshire.
Cemetery:
LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 12.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel W C Anderson
Context:
commander
Date:
12 Mar 1915
Diary:
3 INDIAN (LAHORE) DIVISION: 1/1 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 32)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W H Anderson
Context:
joined
Date:
14 Mar 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1/14 Battalion London Regiment (London Scottish) (page 207)
Name:
Sapper Anderson
Context:
other
Date:
10 Mar 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 138)
Name:
Lieutenant Anderson
Context:
commander
Date:
11 Mar 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 627)
Name:
Colonel Anderson
Context:
commander
Date:
12 Mar 1915
Diary:
3 INDIAN (LAHORE) DIVISION: 1/4 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 144)
Name:
Colonel Anderson
Context:
commander
Date:
12 Mar 1915
Diary:
3 INDIAN (LAHORE) DIVISION: 1/4 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 160)
Name:
Corporal Anderson
Context:
combat
Date:
12 Mar 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Yorkshire Regiment (page 34)
Name:
Lieutenant Anderson
Context:
commander
Date:
15 Mar 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 631)
Name:
General Anderson
Context:
commander
Date:
15 Mar 1915
Diary:
7 INDIAN (MEERUT) DIVISION: 2/2 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 256)
Name:
Lieutenant General Anderson
Context:
other
Date:
16 Mar 1915
Diary:
7 INDIAN (MEERUT) DIVISION: 39 Garhwal Rifles (page 662)