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Second Lieutenant William Meek

Second Lieutenant William Meek

Army Number : (formerly Private S4/091880 Royal Army Service Corps)

Battalion : 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Son of Ellen Cuthbert, of Bank House, 17 Middlesbrough Road, South Bank, Yorkshire. He was a Commercial Clerk prior to enlisting. He was commissioned 26th March 1918 and was killed in action, 18th September 1918, during the attack on the "Quadrilateral" near Holnon, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Trefcon British Cemetery, Caulaincourt, France. Row D. Grave 6.

Second Lieutenant William Meek is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
South Bank War Memorial, South Bank, North Yorkshire.

Photograph of Second Lieutenant Meek and his grave kindly supplied by Steve Walker.