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Corp William Maybury

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Corp William Maybury

  • Birth 2 May 1892 England
  • Death 1 Dec 1917 France
  • Burial Abbeville, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France
  • Plot III. E. 25.
  • Memorial ID 56591606

Service Number: 127618
Canadian Field Artillery
10th T.M. Bty.

William (Will) was born in Sheffield, England. He and his sister Elsie were sent to Canada in 1903 as British Home Children. They had a younger brother George. In Canada Will and Elsie were separated and Will was sent to live in Brussels, Ontario. He enlisted in Brussels on Nov, 19, 1915. He had reunited with his sister Elsie Maybury by this time and she was listed as his next of kin. He died in a hospital in France due to shrapnel wounds received at Passchendaele.


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  • Maintained by: Margaret Rose
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56591606
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp William Maybury (2 May 1892–1 Dec 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56591606, citing Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Abbeville, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France ; Maintained by Margaret Rose (contributor 47702872) .