William James McLean

William James McLean

Birth 1892 Death 18th Nov 1916 Pte
Border Regiment
Service #17351

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator Moor
Residence at Enlistment 4 Market Square, Cleator Moor
Residence (Roll of Honour) 4 Market Square, Cleator Moor
Residence 1911 Census 4 Market Square, Cleator Moor
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Hairdresser
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) William E & Annie Mc Lean (nee Lees)
Siblings Robert Edward,Isaac Charles,Mabel Eleanor,Stanley,Harold Lancelot,Elsie
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


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 11th ( Lonsdales)
Rank at Enlistment Pte
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 17351
Date of Enlistment
Place of Enlistment Cleator Moor
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 24
Date of Death 18th Nov 1916
Regiment at Death Border Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 11th
Rank at Death Pte.
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death 17351
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
Grave Position XV. D. 24.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/264405/mclean,-william-james/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial Methodists church Cleator Moor/St Johns War Memorial


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