Private WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames WILLIAM HENRY
Surname HERRIDGE (photo added)
Initials W H
Place of Birth WINCHESTER, HAMPSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 10 August 1944
Age 28
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From HALIFAX, YORKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4541950
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment South Staffordshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 5 Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment (59th Staffordshire Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XXIII. D. 2.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF HARRY AND ANNIE E. HERRIDGE, OF HALIFAX, YORKSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Before the war WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE worked at Rowntrees Mackintosh sweet factory in Halifax. He had 2 sisters, Dorothy and Hilda, and 2 brothers, Jim and Fred.1

 

 

Private WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE, undated.

 

 

References
1. Photographs and additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Ruth Lack, niece of Private WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Ruth Lack, niece of Private WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE.
Additional photographs provided by: Ruth Lack, niece of Private WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE.
Additional information provided by: Ruth Lack, niece of Private WILLIAM HENRY HERRIDGE.

 

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Brampton, Ontario, Canada

Margaret Gaun

Rest in peace ... remembered with gratitude and respect

On Thursday, November 6, 2014