Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet
NameLance Will LEWIS 6
Birthabt 1892, Livepool, Lancs, England
Death9 Aug 1916, Somme, France
BurialAug 1916, Guillemont Rd Cemetery, Somme, France
Birth1892, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Death9 Aug 1916, Somme Battlefield-WWl
FatherDavid Leopold LEWIS (1856-1942)
MotherMay Charlotte MOSES (1867-1955)
Notes for Lance Will LEWIS
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission lists him as Second Lieutenant Lance Will Lewis, 7th Bn, King's Royal Rifle Corps, Attd. Machine Gun Corps (Inf), who died aged 24, on Wednesday 9 August 1916. He was B.A., Oxford. NS Cohen believes that he was born in 1889, but if the War Grave is correct it should be 1892.
Notes for Lance Will LEWIS
Serving with The Kings Royal Rifle Corp, attached to the Machine GunCorp Infantry 7th Battalion, and was killed in action on the 9thAugust on the Somme Battlefield, buried at Guillemont Road Cemetery,Guillemont, Area Vll.M.7 Somme, France. aged 24yrs.
Last Modified 13 Jan 2013Created 24 Jul 2023 by Jim Falk