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LCPL William Robert Everton

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LCPL William Robert Everton

  • Birth 1891 Tottenham, London Borough of Haringey, Greater London, England
  • Death 27 Nov 1916 Brinklow, Rugby Borough, Warwickshire, England
  • Burial Brinklow, Rugby Borough, Warwickshire, England
  • Memorial ID 120032008

Son of Edward Everton and Elizabeth Neagle.

William was baptized on the 15 July 1891, at All Hallows, Tottenham, London.

1901 Census - William was living with his parents, and siblings at 29 Whitehall St, Tottenham. His father Edward was a Gardener, he died in 1909.

MILITARY DETAILS
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LANCE CORPORAL
No.P/4406
MILITARY POLICE CORPS
FOOT BATTALION

FORMERLY No.10761
KINGS OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS
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INSCRIPTION ON HEADSTONE
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Survived The Immortal Landing Of The K.O.S.B's At The Dardanelles But Was Severely Wounded In The Following Campaign.

Later He Served In France.
He Died On Nov 27 1916 Whilst Home On Leave At The Age Of 27 Years.

He Gave His All.
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William's headstone states that he died aged 27, but according to the Birth Register he would have been about 25.

THANK YOU TO THE PERSON WHO SUPPLIED ME WITH WILLIAM'S BIRTH DATE, AND PLACE OF BIRTH...I ACCIDENTALLY DELETED YOUR NAME...IF YOU MESSAGE ME I CAN THEN CREDIT YOU WITH THE INFO YOU PROVIDED.

MANY THANKS TO ALL YOU WONDERFUL FOLKS WHO TAKE THE TIME TO STOP BY AND VISIT LANCE CORPORAL EVERTON.

A special 'THANK YOU' to RHONDA C POYNTER for sponsoring Private Everton's memorial.


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  • Created by: Legsie11
  • Added: 9 Nov 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 120032008
  • Rhonda C./Friends
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LCPL William Robert Everton (1891–27 Nov 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 120032008, citing Brinklow Cemetery, Brinklow, Rugby Borough, Warwickshire, England ; Maintained by Legsie11 (contributor 48040689) .