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William Barratt

In memory of:

Quartermaster Sergeant William Barratt

October 22, 1918

Lake Cottage, Geresford, England

Military Service


Service Number:

13079

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry Brigade

Division:

H.Q. 2nd

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.

London Gazette # 29780, dated 11 October 1916, Bar to Military Medal, London Gazette 30209 dated 28 July 1917

Meritorious Service Medal (MSM), London Gazette # 31132 dated 18 January 1919 "For recognition of valuable services rendered in France and Flanders".

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

and Bar

Meritorious Service Medal

Additional Information


Born:

February 21, 1890
Wrexton, Wales

Enlistment:

September 21, 1914
Valcartier, Quebec

Son of John and Elizabeth J. Barratt, of Gresford, Wrexham, England.

Commemorated on Page 364 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GRESFORD (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD
Denbighshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Near North boundary.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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