We remember William Robert Preston

We remember William Robert Preston

Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:9633096 2nd January 1888
1905
enlistment Source:7721953 5th June 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Private PO/14161 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Source:9633094 5th June 1905
1915
service Royal Navy Private PO/14161 R.M.L.I. HMS Princess Irene Source:9633091 27th May 1915
1915
death Source:9633096 27th May 1915
burial Gillingham (woodlands) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Kent United Kingdom Source:9633094

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Robert
Initials WR
Last Name Preston
Source 7721953
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Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy PO/14161 R.M.L.I. HMS Princess Irene Private
Royal Navy PO/14161 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Private

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Royal Marines 1899-1919
Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Terry7885
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Terry7885
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Terry7885

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We remember William Robert Preston