Pioneer William Coleman

Royal Engineers

Died: Wednesday 29 December 1915 (aged 45)

Connected records

Record:
COLEMAN, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Cemetery:
GLASNEVIN (OR PROSPECT) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
South. LB. 10.
Country:
Ireland, Republic of

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Rifleman William Coleman

Rifleman William Coleman S/31169. Unit: 9th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Death: 26 August 1917 Died of wounds Western Front. Husband of Lily Coleman, of 9, Morland Buildings. Earl St., Westminster.
Three quarter length portrait seated

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Coleman, E. E., Mrs. to IWM

Rifleman William Coleman. Unit: 9th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Death: 26 August 1917 Died of wounds Western Front
Donation Letter with biog details

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Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
St Benets Church - WW1 (WMR 34372)
Location:
Sunderland, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
South Norwood Methodist Church - WW1 (WMR 10833)
Location:
South Norwood, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Waltham - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 41041)
Location:
Waltham, Kent
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Comber and District (WMR 6604)
Location:
Comber, Down
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Saint Mary Bentley WW1 (WMR 4385)
Location:
Bentley, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Borough Of Morley (WMR 148)
Location:
Morley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Men Of Cambridgeshire And The Isle Of Ely (WMR 12935)
Location:
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
St Annes Church (WMR 3408)
Location:
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Bentley (WMR 4384)
Location:
Bentley, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Belfast Corporation Staff Roll Of Honour (WMR 43476)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Woburn (WMR 1896)
Location:
Woburn, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Wisbech (WMR 3473)
Location:
Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Hartlebury - WW1 (WMR 33294)
Location:
Hartlebury, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Coleman, William
Memorial:
Bishopstone Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 17209)
Location:
Bishopstone, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Lichfield Road Wesleyans - WW1 (WMR 38587)
Location:
Aston, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
St Johns Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 11581)
Location:
Westminster, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Woodside Junior School (WMR 804)
Location:
Woodside, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Salford Diocese Memorial Chapel (includes Bolton and Oldham) (WMR 15985)
Location:
Salford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Prices Patent Candle Company Limited Employees Plaque (WMR 15872)
Location:
Bromborough Pool Village, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Cherry Blossom Polish Co. Ltd - WW1 (Lost) (WMR 47680)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Taunton (WMR 1326)
Location:
Taunton, Somerset
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 10958)
Location:
Barnet, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
St James Parishioners (WMR 46404)
Location:
Taunton, Somerset
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Christ Church (WMR 101)
Location:
Barnet, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
St Blasius Church (WMR 21867)
Location:
Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Forty Hill School Boys (WMR 38970)
Location:
Forty Hill, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Windsor (WMR 7941)
Location:
Windsor, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Windsor (WMR 7941)
Location:
Windsor, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
All Saints Church (WMR 17483)
Location:
Llanelli, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Beckenham - Cross (WMR 12732)
Location:
Penge, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Regent Square (WMR 26193)
Location:
Ordsall, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
St George In The East Church (WMR 12603)
Location:
Shadwell, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
St Andrew's Church (WMR 11497)
Location:
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Thorpe Morieux Residents (WMR 76416)
Location:
Thorpe Morieux, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Walsoken (WMR 1304)
Location:
Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Chipping Barnet - WW1/WW2 (WMR 10957)
Location:
Chipping Barnet, Greater London
Name recorded:
Coleman, W
Memorial:
Beckenham - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 3842)
Location:
Beckenham, Greater London

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Name:
Coleman
Context:
joined
Date:
27 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 118)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Coleman
Context:
joined
Date:
27 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 118)