Casualty details

BUCKINGHAM, WILLIAM

Rank:
Private
Service No:
6276
Date of Death:
15/09/1916
Age:
29
Regiment/Service:
Leicestershire Regiment
 
1st Bn.
Awards:
V C
Panel Reference
Pier and Face 2 C and 3 A.
Memorial
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Additional Information:

Son of Mrs. A. Buckingham, of 35, York St., Bedford.


Citation

An extract from "The London Gazette" dated 28th April, 1915, records the following:-"For conspicuous acts of bravery and devotion to duty in rescuing and rendering aid to the wounded whilst exposed to heavy fire, especially at Neuve-Chapelle on 10th and 12th March1915.

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THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Casualty Record Detail
Country:
France
Locality:
Somme

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