William Osborne

Name

William Osborne

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

06/08/1915
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
16766
Essex Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY
Sp. Mem. C. 271.
Turkey (including Gallipoli)

UK Memorials

Not on the Albury memorials

Pre War

William was born in 1877 in Farnham, the son of William Maria and Osborne. In 1881 he is living with his father and grandfather in Farnham, both of whom were agricultural labourers. In 1891 he was living with his parents in Farnham and working as an agr

Wartime Service

Said to have enlisted at Saffron Walden into the Essex Regt. Killed in Gallipoli

Additional Information

After his death, his wife married a Mr W J Reed in 1920. After his death he was recorded as the son of William Osborne, of Farnham, Essex; husband of Mrs. W. J. Reed (formerly Osborne), of Clapgate, Albury, Ware, Herts.

Acknowledgments

Jonty Wild