1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Frank Norman Emmett Wilson

Contributed by: Julia, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Frank Norman Emmett
Surname Wilson
Year of Birth 1894
Year of Death 1916
Regiment West Yorkshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Leeds, West Yorkshire

Frank Norman Emmett's Story

In memory of my Grandma's brother Norman who joined "C" Coy. 15th Bn., West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)

He died on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. He died age 22 on 01 July 1916

Remembered with honour on Thiepval Memorial

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