William Box

Name

William Box

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

11/09/1916
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Rifleman
3796
London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles)
9th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

LA NEUVILLE BRITISH CEMETERY, CORBIE
II. D. 16.
France

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Wesleyan (Bushey & Oxhey Methodist) Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Son of Thomas and Eva Box, of 2, Upper Paddock Rd., Oxhey, Watford, Herts. Native of Bushey, Watford.

Wartime Service

When war broke out William enlisted as Rifleman 3796 with the London Regiment (Queen Victoria’s Rifles). He died of wounds received fighting in France on 11 September 1916.

Additional Information

Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

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