We remember William Leonard Mills

We remember William Leonard Mills

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Henry William Charles Mills Source:7235463 1st January 1888
1890
sibling Albert Edward Mills Source:7235463 19th September 1890
1892
sibling Lillian Rosetta Sarah Mills Source:7235463 17th June 1892
1894
sibling Florence Ethel May Mills Source:7235463 22nd July 1894
1896
birth Leyton. County of Essex United Kingdom Source:7235463 26th November 1896
1914
enlistment Stratford United Kingdom Source:7235463 26th January 1914
1914
service British Army Private 317089 or 3/7089 Dorsetshire 1st Source:7235463 26th January 1914 - 3rd May 1915
service British Army Private 3/7089 Dorsetshire Regiment Source:3053180
location 16 Brierly Road United Kingdom parents address Source:7235463
1915
death Killed in Action Died of the effects of gas. Belgium Source:7235463 3rd May 1915
burial Reninghelst Churchyard Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7235463

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Leonard
Initials WL
Last Name Mills
Source 7235463
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
16 Brierly Road United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3/7089 Dorsetshire Regiment Private
British Army 317089 or 3/7089 Dorsetshire 1st Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rosetta Sarah Mills mother
Henry Edward Mills father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry William Charles Mills brother 1st January 1888
Albert Edward Mills brother 19th September 1890
Florence Ethel May Mills sister 22nd July 1894
Lillian Rosetta Sarah Mills sister 17th June 1892
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark brown Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1914-01-26 5'1"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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William Leonard Mills Eileen97427
Wiliiam Mills Birth Certificate Eileen97427
Casualty Form Letter D Eileen97427
Letter accompanying William's 1914/5 Star Eileen97427
Letter from the War Office Eileen97427
War Office letter to next of kin Eileen97427
William's grave in Reninghelst Eileen97427

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