Lance Bombardier WILLIAM COLESBY

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Rank Lance Bombardier
Forenames WILLIAM
Surname COLESBY
Initials W
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 20 August 1944
Age 22
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From SOUTH SHIELDS, COUNTY DURHAM, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 558131
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 102 (The Northumberland Hussars) Anti-Tank Regiment
Military Honours and Awards Unknown
Place of Burial/Commemoration CHENEDOUIT COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Family Details SON OF WILLIAM AND SUSANNAH DENHAM COLESBY, OF SIMONSIDE, SOUTH SHIELDS, COUNTY DURHAM.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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