The data is the editor's interpretation of documents from the The National Archives, London, Commonwealth War Graves Commission,Ancestry and Find My Past.

Voormezeele CemetaryBRAND, William George, Private, died 04/09/18, aged 21, enlisted, Saffron Walden, Essex. Service No.33201, East Surrey Regiment, 12th Battalion. Rank: Remembered at Voormezelle Enclosure No. 3 Cemetery. William was the son of George and Elizabeth Brand, of Woodend Green, Henham, Essex. A reference from the war diaries was that at Bois Quarante on 4th September 1918 an early morning attack was planned to begin at 04.00am.

Thanks to Glyn Warwick for providing details from the battalion war diaries. He has written a book about the fallen heroes of Stansted Mountfitchet, "They Sleep In Heroes Graves" ISBN 978-0-9558964-0-8

 

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