Butterworth, William Sylvester –

Son of Mrs. A. J. Butterworth, of 86, Bradshaw Chapel, Bradshaw, Turton, Lancashire. Formerly employed by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company at Bolton Station.

Personal details

  • Surname: Butterworth
  • Forename: William Sylvester
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 24
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: July 1st, 1916
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Unit: 17th (2nd City) (Service) Battalion.
  • Service number: 8418
  • Regiment: Manchester Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 14/07/1916 21/07/1916 04/08/1916 29/12/1916 13/07/1917 05/07/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6b* 5h 6g* S12* 4f 6g

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