1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

William Hawkins

Contributed by: Gylian Hawkins, on 2008-11-11

William Hawkins
First Name William
Surname Hawkins
Year of Birth 1898
Year of Death Unknown
Regiment Royal Field Artillery
Place of Wartime Residence St Albans, Hertfordshire

William's Story

Bombardier William Hawkins volunteered in April 1915 and after serving at various stations on important duties was drafted to Mesopotamia in 1917. He served in the capture of Baghdad and in all engagements up to the occupation of Mosul. He was demobilised in 1919. He will not be forgotten.

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