William Prior

Name

William Prior

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

06/08/1916

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
4/7063
Bedfordshire Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 2 C.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Bishop's Stortford Town Memorial
Not on the Albury memorials

Pre War

William was born at Albury in 1877, to parents Alexander and Hannah, but by 1881 they had moved to Bishops Stortford, and this probably accounts for the fact that he is not included on the Albury Memorial. In 1901 he was living with parents in Bishops St

Wartime Service

Enlisted in Hertford into Bedfordshire Regt. Arrived in France in October 1915. The 6th Bedfordshires War Diary does not give any information to explain his death on the 6th August.

Acknowledgments

Jonty Wild