Private 202908 William Charles Collier

Reason: Killed in Action
Date: 9 Oct 1917
Age:   38
Theatre: France and Flanders
Main Battle:   Third Battle of Ypres (Passchendaele)
Action:   Battle of Poelcapelle
CWGC Cemetery: Hooge Crater Cemetery, Zillebeke, Belgium
Grave or Panel: Grave XIII.H.14
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
     
Battalion: 16th Battalion
Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Awarded: British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Enlisted at Rugby
Born: Dec Qtr 1878 at Newbold on Avon
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Baptised:   12 Jan 1879 at Newbold on Avon    
Parents: Samuel and Amy Collier [nee Ford]
   
1st Wife: Mabel Collier [nee Warnett]. Died 1911
   
2nd Wife:
Gladys Elizabeth Collier [Marslen]. 31 Jul 1912    
Children: Frank George Collier born 1906
   
1881 Address: 2 Princess Street, Rugby
   
1891 Address:   6 Spring Street, Rugby    
1901 Address: 20 High Street, Hillmorton
   
1911 Address:   Southam    
1901 Occupation:   Assistant Overseer
   
1911 Occupation:   Relieving Officer and Registrar
   
CWGC Page:      
Private Collier
CWGC Memorial: Hooge Crater Cemetery
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: Warwickshire Regiment
est We Forget:   Southam Men in the Great War