Private 19070 - Sherwood Foresters
Notts Derby Regiment 1st/8th Battalion
Died of Wounds Flanders 18th June 1916 : Age unknown
BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY (NORD) II. E. 251.
Born in Huthwaite but with little other information, William had so far remained locally unrecognised.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Simple confirmation with basic identification.
Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 WILLIAM PARNHAM, born Huthwaite, enlisted Mansfield, resides Sutton. Private 19070, 12th. Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) Died of wounds, France and Flanders, 18th. June, 1916.
Written 15 Feb 09 Revised 15 Feb 09 © by Gary Elliott