Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE
Surname LAUNDRY (photo added)
Initials W R W
Place of Birth CALLINGTON, CORNWALL, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Sunday, 19 July 1925
Date of Death Tuesday, 27 June 1944
Age 18
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From CALLINGTON, CORNWALL, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14671136
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 11 Battalion, Durham Light Infantry (18th May 1942-20th August 1944 - 49th West Riding Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration FONTENAY-LE-PESNEL WAR CEMETERY, TESSEL
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IV. E. 16.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES WALLACE LAUNDRY AND MAY LAUNDRY.

Additional Information

 

 

WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY, undated.1

 

 

Cross grave marker for
Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY, 1940s/50s.

 

 

References
1. All photographs and additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by David Feltham, nephew of Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: David Feltham, nephew of Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY.
Individual photograph: David Feltham, nephew of Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY.
Additional photographs provided by: David Feltham, nephew of Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: David Feltham, nephew of Private WILLIAM RICHARD WALLACE LAUNDRY.

 

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southampton, Uk

Jason Tanner

God bless you William

On Saturday, October 11, 2014