Wars Last Goodbyes
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Pershore Cemetery

Inscription

In

Loving memory

Of our dear son

William Charles Winwood

8th Battn Tank Corps who was

Killed in action at Cambrai

Dec 1st 1917 aged 21

Sleep on dear son in a soldier's grave

Your life for your country you nobly gave

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Pershore Cemetery

Worcestershire

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William Charles

Winwood

1896

Pershore, Worcestershire

1st December 1917

Killed in action during the Battle of Cambrai in the attack at Villers-Guislains and Gauche Wood

21

Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, France

First World War

Private

H Battalion Tank Corps

Worcestershire Regiment, Motor Machine Gun Service R.A.

All H battalion tanks began with the letter H, and were also known as the 8th Battalion Tank Corps

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