Private WILLIAM ALFRED GAUNT (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames WILLIAM ALFRED
Surname GAUNT (photo added)
Initials W A
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 26 June 1944
Age 32
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BARTON-ON-HUMBER, LINCOLNSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4972286
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 6 Battalion, Durham Light Infantry (50th Northumbrian Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VI. B. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF HERBERT AND SARAH ELIZEBETH GAUNT; HUSBAND OF VERA GAUNT, OF BARTON-ON-HUMBER, LINCOLNSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

WILLIAM EDWARD GAUNT, undated photograph.1

 

 

References
1. Photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by William Edward Gaunt, son of William Alfred Gaunt.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: William Edward Gaunt, son of Private William Alfred Gaunt.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
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Betty Albright

Another great hero who gave his own life so we could have our freedsom.

On Saturday, August 9, 2014