Willett, Oswald George –

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Willett, of 62, Chorley Old Road, Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted September 1914. Thrice wounded, then killed.

Personal details

  • Surname: Willett
  • Forename: Oswald George
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Dudley, Staffordshire
  • Place of residence: Holloway, Middlesex
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 22
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: April 11th, 1917
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Unit: 13th (County of London) (Territorial) Battalion (Kensington).
  • Service number: 791
  • Regiment: London (Territorial) Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: London, Middlesex
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
  • CWGC reference: Bay 3.

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 01/06/1917 12/04/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 4h 6g
  • Bolton Chronicle: 01/06/1917 08/06/1917

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