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Private WILLIAM BUCKINGHAM

Service Number: 6276
Regiment & Unit/Ship

Leicestershire Regiment

1st Bn.

Date of Death

Died 15 September 1916

Age 29 years old

Buried or commemorated at

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 2 C and 3 A.

France

  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Awards Victoria Cross
  • Additional Info Son of Mrs. A. Buckingham, of 35, York St., Bedford.
  • Additional Citation note

    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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