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Private William Ashwood

2nd Battalion Kings Own Scottish Borderers
Service No: 17533

William Ashwood grave

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Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 154d Whifflet St, Coatbridge

Died

Killed in Action 25/09/1916

Enlisted

Coatbridge

Employed

Miner in Rosehall Colliery

Age

22

Buried / Remembered

Theipval Memorial, Somme, France

Family Information

Son of the late Joseph and Agnes Ashwood of 154d Whifflet St, Coatbridge. Twin brother of Driver John Ashwood of the Royal Field Artillery who Died of Wounds on the 21/05/1918 (see index)

Additional Information

William was originally posted as missing before confirmation of his death in June 1917. Also remembered on the Whifflet United Free Church Roll of Honour (see photos). See photos for Williams name on the Thiepval Memorial.

Photos
  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping  newspaper clipping  additional photo

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