Saturday, 18 July 2015

Banks, Wilfred - Private

Private J. Wilfred Banks
6th Battalion,
Connaught Rangers,
Died 30th April 1916
Age 21,
Buried Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery.

Newspaper Report:

HASLINGDEN SOLDIER GASSED - DEATH RESULTING IN TWO DAYS

Private J. Wilfred Banks of Carr Hall Street, Haslingden, whose death it will be remembered was reported in last week's "Guardian." Private Banks was gassed in France on April 28th, during an attack, and died two days later.


Pte Wilfred Banks Census Information - Click over census to enlarge




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