William Graham

William Graham

Birth 26 July 1886 Death 21st Mar 1918 Private
Border Regiment
Service #241142

Personal Details

Place of Birth Ennerdale Bridge
Residence at Enlistment Cleator Moor
Residence (Roll of Honour)
Residence 1911 Census
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended C of E
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Iron Ore Miner
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Mary Graham
Wife's Name and Maiden Name Mary
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 5th
Rank at Enlistment Private
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 241142
Date of Enlistment
Place of Enlistment
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts in March and April 1918 when the Allied Fifth Army was driven back by overwhelming numbers across the former Somme battlefields

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 32
Date of Death 21st Mar 1918
Regiment at Death Border Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 5th
Rank at Death Corporal
Circumstances of Death Killed In Action
Service Number at Death 241142
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death 1918 German Spring Offensive
Grave/Memorial Image William Graham
Location of Grave/Memorial POZIERES MEMORIAL
Grave Position Panel 46.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1581619/graham,-william/
Grave/Memorial Country France
Private Memorial St Johns War Memorial


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