William Dean

Name

William Dean

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

03/09/1916
23

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
L/9393
Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY
XXI. L. 2.
Iraq

UK Memorials

Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon
Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon

Pre War

Born in 1893 in Chesham, Buckinghamshire son of Arthur and Mary Ann (Geary) Dean and living in The Bank, Bovingdon in 1901.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Willesden, London and was present with his battalion in McGregor Barracks, Aldershot in 1911. He entered Mesopotamia on 6 Feb 1915 and died in service.

Additional Information

Brother of Private Reuben Dean who was killed in action on 7 Nov 1914 and is also commemorated on these memorials.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West