Gill, William John

Dates: 1899-1918

War Service: William John Gill served as a Private with the 11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers and his service number was G/75041. He died on 5th May 1918, aged 19, and is buried at Cologne Southern cemetery.

Location of Memorial: He is remembered on the St Pauls, Deptford WW1 War Memorial.

Details: Willaim John Gill was born on 31st December 1898 and was baptised on 18th January 1899 at St Paul's Church, Deptford.

In 1911 he was recorded living at 70 Watson Street, Deptford with his parents James and Amelia. He also had a brother, James William and a sister, Alice Amelia.


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