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  • Published in the Nottingham Evening Post 24 December 1915.  Item courtesy of Jim Grundy, facebook pages 'Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918'
Person Details
Bulwell Nottingham
He was the son of Amos and Elizabeth Shipley and the brother of Gertrude Annie, Thomas, Harry, Ann Elizabeth and David Gamble Shipley. In 1911 they lived at 38 Mersey Street Bulwell Nottingham.
He was a miner (ganger).
26 Sep 1915
20
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Bulwell
Rifleman
9th Bn Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own)
He died of wounds and is buried in Bedford House Cemtery (grave ref. Enc. No 2, VI.A.90).
Nottingham Evening Post notice and photograph, 24 December 1915: 'Rifleman W Shipley, 9th Rifles Brigade, 31 Merey [Mersey] Street, Bulwell, died of wounds, Sept 26th, aged 20'.
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  • Published in the Nottingham Evening Post 24 December 1915.  Item courtesy of Jim Grundy, facebook pages 'Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918'
    William Amos Shipley - Published in the Nottingham Evening Post 24 December 1915. Item courtesy of Jim Grundy, facebook pages 'Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918'