Abner Edwin Sanders

Herbert Selby

Charles Sellors

John Shaw

Harry Shepherd

John Cecil Shipway

John William Simpson

Frank Sims

Frederick Skidmore

Percival Henry Slater

William Slater

Gerald Smith

John Alfred Smith

Charles Spencer

Charles Edgar Spencer

George Charles Spencer

William Arthur Spencer

William Henry Spencer

William Henry Spendlove

Eric William Parker Stamper

Thomas Stephenson

Albert Edward Stevens

Samuel Arthur Stone

Charles Stone

George William Stone

Frederick Street

Anthony Herbert Strutt

William Albert Sunderland

Arthur Swindall

James Swinscoe

Ernest Taylor

George William Taylor

Joseph Taylor

Herbert Throw

John Arthur Tomlinson

Arthur Tomlinson

George Topham

John Wilfred Topham

Thomas Turner

Private 44342

William Arthur Spencer

11th Battalion South Wales Borderers

Killed in action near Armentières on Sunday 28th October 1917 aged 34.

In late August 1917 the 11th Battalion was sent down to Armentières. In this sector both they distinguished themselves by their vigorous patrol work in which they took prisoners, made valuable identifications, and generally kept the German patrols busy by their determined action.

Burial Place

William has no known grave and is commemorated on The Ploegsteert Memorial Belgium which commemorates more than 11,000 servicemen of the United Kingdom who died in this sector during the First World War and have no known grave.




William was the son of Mr. and Mrs. T. Spencer, of Barton Knoll, Belper.


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