1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

William Rushton

Contributed by: Jayne Weaver, on 2009-02-05

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First Name William
Surname Rushton
Year of Birth 1893
Year of Death 1916
Regiment North Staffordshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Kidsgrove, Staffordshire

William's Story

Killed in action 7th January 1916, Gallipoli, Turkey - Last Turk Attack Gully Ravine

Private William Rushton 10220 7th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment

William was the husband of Rachel Rushton and the son of Charles and Mary Elizabeth Rushton of Kidsgrove, Staffordshire.

He has no known grave but is remembered with honour on the Helles Memorial, Turkey and on the war memorial inside St. Thomas' Church, Kidsgrove, Staffordshire.

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