William Robert Povey

Name

William Robert Povey

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

14/02/1916
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
15403
Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire) Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

BECOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT
I. E. 13.
France

UK Memorials

Not on the Oxhey memorials

Pre War

William Robert Povey, born in Newbury, Berkshire in 1884, was the son of James and Hannah Povey.

Wartime Service

He enlisted in Newbury as Private 15403 in the Royal Berkshire Regiment and was killed in action on 14 February 1914.

Additional Information

Son of James and Hannah Povey, of Newbury; husband of Fanny Dilks (formerly Povey), of 185, Upper Paddock Rd., Oxhey, Watford. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit w

Acknowledgments

Stuart Osborne
Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild