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Private 18674 William Orton

6th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment
Killed in Action: France and Flanders, 17th July 1916 aged 19

  • Buried: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 2c & 3A
  • Awarded British War and Victory Medals.
  • Son of William and Clara
  • Brother to Edwin, Alfred, Olive and John
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Warton

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1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born 1897 in Warton.
  • Lived in Warton [1911]
  • Employed as a Farmers Student [1911]

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