William John Hallimond

Name

William John Hallimond

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

22/04/1915
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
7978
Canadian Infantry
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Panel 10 - 18 - 26 - 28.
Belgium

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Not on the Bushey memorials

Pre War

Son of John Greener Hallimond and Annie Foggitt Hallimond, of 703, North Lake Avenue, Belmar, New Jersey, U.S.A. William was born in Bushey on the 9th May 1884. He was a civil engineer and was living at 407 8th Avenue Belmar, New Jersey USA. His next kin was given as his father Rev John Greener Hallimond. He was also recoded as active in the militia. He was allocated to the 6th Battalion. He was of medium complexion, 5’ 8 ½” tall, with 38 ½” chest, blue eyes and had dark hair.

Additional Information

William’s attestation papers record that he was born in Bushey. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild, www.collectionscanada.gc.ca