Soldier – Cross Wilfred – Killed in Action in Mesopotamia (picture)

May 1917

Mexborough & Swinton Times, May 1917

Private Wilfred Cross (South Wales Borderers)

of 72 Clifton Street, Denaby Main was killed in action in Mesopotamia on April 30 after serving since April 1915.

HeĀ was 21 years of age and unmarried.

Before enlistment he was employed at Yorkshire Main

From C.W.G.C.:

Rank: Private
Service No: 23556
Date of Death: 30/04/1917
Regiment/Service: South Wales Borderers 4th Bn.

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