W.Bavin

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W.Bavin

Subject

SECOND LIEUTENANT WILLIAM BAVIN. 1/6th, Sherwood Foresters, attached from 1st Battalion.
Killed 29th September 1918, aged 19.

Description

SECOND LIEUTENANT WILLIAM BAVIN
1/6th, Sherwood Foresters, attached from 1st Battalion.
Killed 29th September 1918, aged 19.
This was the date of the breaching of the Hindenburg Line.
Commemorated: Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.
School: 1911 – 1915
Register: admitted 20th September 1911, William Bavin, born 11th April 1899, aged 12. Father: Richard Bavin, 2, Milner Road, Sherwood. Occupation: Estate Agent. Removed: 1915 .
Additional Information:
Sent on a gas course at Whitbourne 24th June 1918. Joined 1/6th Battalion at Verquin, 16th July 1918. Killed in action near Ascension Spur, Vendelles, France.

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