Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Sharrocks

In memory of:

Private William Sharrocks

January 23, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

785012

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

3rd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 20, 1885

Son of William and Ann Sharrocks, husband of Ellen Sharrocks, of 3, Queen St., Littleborough, Manchester, England. Native of Milnrow, Rochdale.

Commemorated on Page 324 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BOIS-DE-NOULETTE BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. C. 2.

Location:

Aix-Noulette is a large village 8 kilometres south-south-east of Bethune on the main road to Arras. About 1.5 kilometres south of the village and a little west of the main road is the hamlet of Noulette. BOIS-DE-NOULETTE BRITISH CEMETERY is on the south side of the hamlet.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Family Photo– William Sharrocks and his  Wife Ellen  Sharrocks + plus children , he was born in Milnrow, Rochdale, Manchester in 1885 died in 23rd Jan 1917
  • Post Card– William Sharrocks and his  Wife Ellen  Sharrocks + plus children , he was born in Milnrow, Rochdale, Manchester in 1885 died in 23rd Jan 1917 back of photo
  • Circumstances of Death Registers– William Sharrocks and his  Wife Ellen  Sharrocks + plus children , he was born in Milnrow, Rochdale, Manchester in 1885 died in 23rd Jan 1917  death of in france
  • Grave Registration Report– William Sharrocks and his  Wife Ellen  Sharrocks + plus children , he was born in Milnrow, Rochdale, Manchester in 1885 died in 23rd Jan 1917  death of in France 2
  • SS Laurentic– SS Laurentic , This is the ship William Sharrocks  on 8th June 1912
  • Passenger list– SS Laurentic  passenger list , This is the ship William Sharrocks  on 8th June 1912. William is passenger number 33392
  • SS Laurentic– SS Laurentic 2  passenger list , This is the ship William Sharrocks  on 8th June 1912 William is passenger number 33392.
  • Gravemarker– Bois de Noulette British Cemetary,France
  • Grave marker (2)– Photo of nephew at grave site.
  • Casualty Form
  • Birth Certificate
  • Transfer form
  • Medical Examination Form
  • Medical form
  • Medical  Form (2)
  • Casualty Form (2)
  • Rochdale War Memorial– Rochdale War Memorial at Millrow,
Manchester, UK
  • War File
  • Bank Slip
  • War Service Gratuity
  • Pay Slip– Pay slip
  • Documents
  • Documents– Payments to wife
  • Documents– Payments
  • Documents– transfer sheet during seive
  • Assigned pay slip
  • War Diary

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