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Hitchens, W T

Guillemont Road Cemetery, Gillemont, France Somme

Guillemont Road Cemetery, Guillemont, France Somme

Original grave marker in Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry museum, Bodmin

William Thomas Hitchens

Second Lieutenant William Thomas Hitchens
1st Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Only son of Mr & Mrs W J Hichens of Fort Road, Guernsey & grandson of Mrs Hingston of 2 Upper Kings Cliff, St Helier, Jersey.

Killed in action, aged 22 years


Notice of Death appears in Jersey Evening Post of Saturday 23 September 1916



Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record