Private WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames WILLIAM HUGH
Surname LEWIS (photo added)
Initials W H
Place of Birth HOLYHEAD, ANGLESEY, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Wednesday, 14 June 1944
Age 29
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From HOLYHEAD, ANGLESEY, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 4202646
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 9 Battalion, Durham Light Infantry (50th Northumbrian Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XV. J. 9.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NEVER SHALL YOUR MEMORY FADE. LOVING THOUGHTS EVER WONDER TO THIS FAR-OFF GRAVE
Family Details SON OF JOHN AND JANE ANN LEWIS, OF HOLYHEAD, ANGLESEY.

Additional Information

 

 

WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS was born at 16 Baptist Street, Holyhead, Anglesey, United Kingdom.1

 

 

Private WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS,undated.

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Warrant Officer, Class 2, Keith Lewis, Welsh Guards, nephew of Private WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Warrant Officer, Class 2, Keith Lewis, Welsh Guards, nephew of Private WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS.
Additional photographs provided by: Warrant Officer, Class 2, Keith Lewis, Welsh Guards, nephew of Private WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Warrant Officer, Class 2, Keith Lewis, Welsh Guards, nephew of Private WILLIAM HUGH LEWIS.

 

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Holyhead, Anglesey

Richard Keith Lewis

Never shall your memory fade, loving thoughts forever wander to your far off grave.

On Friday, November 7, 2014