Private 10982 William Abbott

Reason: Killed in Action
Date: 15 Nov 1916
Age:   21
Theatre: France and Flanders
Battle:   Battle of the Somme
Action:   Battle of the Ancre
CWGC Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
Grave or Panel: Pier and Face 7 B
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
     
Unit: 2nd Battalion
Regiment: South Staffordshire Regiment
Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Rugby on Date Unknown
Arrived in Theatre:   Balkans 21 Jul 1915, later France and Flanders
     
Born:   4 Aug 1895 at Southam
  6d 655
Baptised:   3 Jul 1896 at Southam, St James   Records
Parents: Thomas and Eliza Abbott [nee Bicknell]
1891 Address:   Mill House, Southam
  Census
1901 Address: Coventry Street, Southam
Census
1911 Address: Abbey Lane, Southam
Census
Occupation 1911:
Quarryman at lime works
Census
CWGC Page:      
Private Abbott
CWGC Memorial: Thiepval Memorial
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: North Staffordshire Regiment