Eversden, William

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William Eversden

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Commemorated on Ashwell War Memorial

 

Name:           William Eversden

 

Regiment:       

       2nd Battalion East Surrey Regt. 85th Brigade 28th Division.

         

History:          

       Attended The Merchant Taylors’ School in Ashwell.

Private 41 Eversden, who was born in Ashwell, was the son of Emma Eversden of Church Lane, Ashwell. 

William Eversden who was 27 years old enlisted in Hitchin on September 8th 1914 and was sent out to France in February 1915.  He was killed in Action during the 2nd Battle of Ypres on 8th May 1915.  There is no known grave but he is Commemorated on Panel 34 of Menin Gate Ypres Belgium.                  ( details from National Archives at Kew)

 

Commemorated on Ashwell War Memorial

 

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