William Andrews

Name

William Andrews

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

11/04/1918
27

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
203195
Essex Regiment
11th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

POLYGON WOOD CEMETERY
H. 6.
Belgium

UK Memorials

Ware Town Memorial
St Mary’s Church Memorial, Ware

Pre War

Born in 1891 in Ware, Hertfordshire son of Richard and Catharine Andrews later of 8 Princes Street, Ware. In 1901 and 1911 they were living in 20 Crib Street, Ware. He married Elizabeth A. M. P. Draper (later Mrs Sibley) in 1912 in Ware and lived in 6 Princes Street, Ware.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford formerly 266843 (or 5485), Hertfordshire Regiment and was killed in action.

Additional Information

Brother of Private Albert Andrews who was killed in action on 30 Jul 1917 and of Private John Andrews who was killed in action on 23 Apr 1917 and of Private Walter Andrews who died of wounds on 13 Nov 1916 and who are all commemorated on these memorials.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox