Wilfred Anning

Name

Wilfred Anning

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

24/08/1916
23

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Rifleman
R/13463
King's Royal Rifle Corps
8th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

DELVILLE WOOD CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL
XV. K. 4.
France

UK Memorials

GB Kent & Sons (Kent Brushes), Apsley
Not on the Bovingdon memorials

Pre War

Born in 1893 either in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire or in Pembroke Dock, Wales son of George and Anna Anning and was living at 110 Harwood Road, Watford in 1901 and in 1911 working as a golf caddy.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Watford in 1915 and was killed in action on the Somme.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West