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Private W Linnell


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Private William LINNELL, G/1008, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 6th May 1915.

Born Greenwich, Kent, enlisted  2nd September 1914, Deptford, SE, age 30, height 5ft 3 inches, 108lbs. Formerly rivet carrier.

Son of Mrs Amy Linnell, 28 Goodwood Road, New Cross, SE14.

Postings - Home, 2nd September 1914 to 20th April 1915; BEF, 21st April 1915 to  6th May 1915.

Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 45 and 47, Belgium.


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