William PICKERING
Rank: Private
Number: 10320
Unit: 11th Battalion CHESHIRE Regiment
Date of Death: 10 April 1918
Age:
Cemetery: Ploegsteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium

William was born in the parish of St Mary's C of E Church, Stockport. Other than that and the fact that he enlisted in the army in the town, nothing is known of his personal life. His service number is a very early one, suggesting that he enlisted within days of the Battalion being formed in mid-August 1914. He was killed at the Battle of the Lys.

   
           
   
     
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