8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:11 pm

25223 Lance Corporal William WELLS
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 27 January 1917
Buried : BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Grave reference : III. A. 100.
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Age 34. Son of Edward and Sarah Wells, of Kendal; husband of Alice Wells, of 1, Spring Gardens, Kendal.
Also on UNDERBARROW ALL SAINTS CHURCH MEMORIAL and KENDAL ALLHALLOWS CHURCH MEMORIAL SCROLL
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In memory of -19455 Private John Farrer,
A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Sep 01, 2016 8:11 pm

19330 Private Robert, Kendall WHITTAM
D Company 8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 28 April 1916
Buried : LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY, VIMY
Grave reference : VIII. D. 9.
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Age 32. Son of Robert and Jane Whittam,
of "Church View", Staveley, Kendal.
Also on STAVELEY WAR MEMORIAL
and STAVELEY MEMORIAL SCROLL
Killed by a shell bursting in the
middle of a working party in the
support lines- 28th April 1916.
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Wed Sep 07, 2016 9:11 pm

20949 Private Thomas, Johnson WIGHTMAN
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 15 July 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Age 29. Son of W. and Agnes Wightman, of
5, Winstanley Place, Bowston Bridge, Kendal,
Westmorland.
Also on ST OSWALDS CHURCH MEMORIAL PLAQUE
and CROPPERS PAPER MILL MEMORIAL PLAQUE,
BURNESIDE
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In memory of -19455 Private John Farrer,
A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Wed Sep 14, 2016 7:14 pm

16382 Private Joseph, William WILKINS
8th Border Regiment
Formerly 11th Border Regiment
Killed in Action : 05 September 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Enlisted with 11th Border
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Sep 22, 2016 7:13 pm

Lieutenant Frederick R. WILKINSON
23rd Sikhs
(originally enlisted 8th Border Regiment)
Died : 8th January 1920, age 27
Buried : HAIDAR PASHA CEMETERY, ISTANBUL
Grave reference : I. I. 2.
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Son of Mr. N. Wilkinson and
Mrs. A. E. Wilkinson, of
District Bank House, Church St.,
South Shore, Blackpool.
Died in Istanbul with the 23rd Sikhs,
as a result of a collision with a tree
when his horse bolted, hitting his
head on a tree, causing a fatal blow.
Age 27.
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A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Sep 29, 2016 6:07 pm

15872 Corporal John WILKINSON
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action: 21 October 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Age 33. Son of the late James and
Mary Jane Wilkinson, of Hamilton Terrace,
Milnthorpe, Westmorland.
Also on MILNTHORPE
ST THOMAS CHURCH MEMORIAL
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Oct 06, 2016 5:20 pm

15019 Private John WILKINSON
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 06 June 1917
Buried : ST. QUENTIN CABARET MILITARY CEMETERY
Grave reference : II. P. 17
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Age 24. Son of Walter Wilkinson, of
16, Castle St., Kendal,
and the late Mrs. Ellen Wilkinson.
Enlisted 5th September 1914.
Born 1893 at Yealand, Lancashire.
Bottle fitter.
Brother of Ellen, Alice, Isaac,
Joseph, and Herbert.
Also commemorated on a
FAMILY GRAVE KENDAL PARKSIDE CEMETERY.
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Oct 13, 2016 7:14 pm

15018 Private Calvert WILKINSON
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 12 April 1918
Commemorated : PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
Panel reference : PANEL 6.
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Born 1895, a grocer of 9 Park Street,
Kendal, Westmorland.
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Tue Nov 01, 2016 9:03 pm

15011 Lance Corporal Robert WILLOCK
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 31 May 1917
Buried : BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Grave reference : III.B.201.
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Of Castle Street, Kendal,
Westmorland. Born 1890. Clerk.
Parents George Harrison
Willock & Isabel.
Brother of Martha.
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A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Tue Nov 08, 2016 7:18 pm

5855 Lance Corporal Albert, Edward WILSON
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 05 July 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Resident of
Captain French Lane, Kendal,
Westmorland
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A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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