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Corporal 63033 William Wallace Ley

1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Formely Pvt 11082 Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Killed in Action, The Battle of the Selle, France and Flanders, 23rd October 1918, aged 22

  • Buried: Romeries Communal Cemetery Ext, Nord, France. Grave I.E.20
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of William Henry and Frances Ley
  • Husband of May Ley [nee Arnold]. Married Jul Qtr 1913 at Nuneaton
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Nuneaton WW1 RWR

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  • Born 19 Dec 1885 and baptised 24 Jan 1886 at St Pancras, London
  • Lived at 58 Whittleford Road, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Employed as a Coal Miner / Hewer [1911]
  • Enlisted at Nuneaton. Originally posted to the Balkans Theatre 5 Jul 1915

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