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.