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William Alfred SUTTON

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Surname: SUTTON

Forename(s): William Alfred

Place of Birth: Old Langho, Lancashire

Service No: 35533

Rank: Private

Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Battalion / Unit: 'D' Coy 2nd Battalion

Division: 30th Division

Age: 18

Date of Death: 1918-05-08

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 52 to 54 and 162A.

CWGC Cemetery: ---

CWGC Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial: EARBY, YORKSHIRE

Additional Information:

William Alfred Sutton was the son of Charles and Lucy Sutton, née McCann. Charles was born at Killington, Westmorland and Lucy at Blackburn, Lancashire.

1901 Billington, Lancashire Census: Old Schoolhouse - William A. Sutton, aged 1 year, born Langho, son of Charles and Lucy Sutton.

1911 Billington, Lancashire Census: Old Langho - William Alfred Sutton, aged 11 years, born Old Langho, son of Charles and Lucy Sutton.

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte William A. Sutton, 5/108057 & 62426, West Yorkshire Regiment & 35533, Yorkshire Regiment.

Data Source: Local War Memorial

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Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---

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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 30th Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 30th Division

Data from Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 Records

Soldiers Died Data for Soldier Records

Surname: SUTTON

Forename(s): William Alfred

Born: Blackburn, Lancashire

Residence:

Enlisted: Kelbrook, Yorkshire

Number: 35533

Rank: Private

Regiment: Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Battalion: 2nd Battalion

Decorations:

Died Date: 1918-05-08

Died How: Killed in action

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes: Formerly 5/92488 8th Training Reserve Battalion

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: SUTTON

Forename(s): William Alfred

Nationality: United Kingdom

Service Number: 35533

Rank: Private

Regiment: Yorkshire Regiment (Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own)

Unit: 'D' Coy 2nd Battalion

Age: 18

Awards:

Died Date: 1918-05-08

Additional Information: Son of Charles and Lucy Sutton, of 153, Barkerhouse Rd., Nelson, Lancs.

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