1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

William Sawford

Contributed by: Gill Willett, on 2009-02-09

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Rank
First Name William
Surname Sawford
Year of Birth 1887
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Battersea, London, Other

William's Story

"D" Company, 1st Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)

William was the son of Thomas and Eliza Sawford of 8 Foxmore Street, Battersea, London. His service no. was 4987. He died on 22 July 1916 and is buried at the Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval.

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