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Lance Will Lewis

Born:
8 Shevat 5652 (06 February 1892)
Died:
10 Av 5676 (09 August 1916)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
LEW9360
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
8 Shevat 5652 (06 February 1892)
Place of birth:
Toxteth Park, Liverpool

Death

Date of death:
10 Av 5676 (09 August 1916)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Somme
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Guillemont Road Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Family home:
10 Porcester Terrace, London (1911)

Schools

Name:
Repton School
Name:
Brasenose College, Oxford
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Family

Siblings

Margaret Lewis "Penny" (female)

Parents

Father: David Leopold Lewis (male)
Mother: May Charlotte Moses "Ray" (female)

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Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
04 August 1914
Date discharged/death:
09 August 1916
Rank at discharge/death:
Second Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
Honourable Artillery Company
Regiment:
King's Royal Rifle Corp attd. 165th Machine Gun Corp
Campaigns:
Somme

Roll of Honour

L. W. LEWIS, 09 August 1916

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
09/08/1916
Age:
24
Regiment / service:
attd., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Cemetery:
Guillemont Road Cemetery, Guillemont
Grave reference:
VII. M. 7.
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