William Lynn

William Lynn

Birth April 1892 Death 12th Mar 1915 Private
Border Regiment
Service #4006

Personal Details

Place of Birth Whitehaven
Residence at Enlistment Cleator Moor
Residence (Roll of Honour)
Residence 1911 Census 73 Bowthorn Road, Cleator Moor
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended R.C.
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Blast Furnace Labourer
Place of Work Whitehaven Haematite Iron and Steel Co., Cleator Moor
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Thomas and Susannah Lynn
Siblings Jane Ellen, Nicholas Thomas,Mary Eliza,John, James, Ada
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The 1914-15 Star
The 1914-15 Star
The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Border Regiment
Battalion at Enlistment 2nd
Rank at Enlistment Private
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 4006
Date of Enlistment
Place of Enlistment Maryport
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 23
Date of Death 12th Mar 1915
Regiment at Death Border Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 2nd
Rank at Death Private
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death 4006
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Lens
Battle at Death Battle of Neuve Chappelle
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Grave Position Panel 19 and 20.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/856469/lynn,-william/
Grave/Memorial Country France
Private Memorial St Marys RC church WW1 memorial


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