1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Leonard Ford

Contributed by: Karen Ford, on 2008-11-08

Leonard Ford
First Name Leonard
Surname Ford
Year of Birth 1896
Year of Death 1915
Regiment Royal Warwickshire Fusiliers
Place of Wartime Residence Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Leonard's Story

He died on his 21st birthday

Lance Corporal Leonard Ford was killed at Kitchners Wood on 25th April 1915. It was the first time the awful gas weapon was used. He died on his 21st birthday. His grave is at the New Irish Farm Cemetery France (Grave ref: XIII C 13).

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