Private 16638 William Coton
3rd Battalion Coldstream Guards
Died of Wounds: France & Flanders 24th September 1916, aged 39.
Enlisted on 9th August 1915
Awarded: British War and Victory medals
Son of Thomas and Edith COTON – born in Wilnecote.
Employment: coal miner at Birch Coppice cemetery
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