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Horrell, W P

La Chaudiere British Cemetery

La Chaudiere British Cemetery, Vimy

Son of Peter & Sarah Horrell, of 7, Allery St., St. Peter Port, Guernsey. Husband of Fanny Horrell, of 217, Dovercourt Rd, Toronto, Canada. Born at Clowton, Devon. Enlisted at Toronto on 27/01/1916. Brother of Thomas George & Albert Christopher Horrel.

Probably killed in fighting concentrated on the Zouave Valley to the South East of the town of Arras, aged 32 years. See Private Dallo - they died within 24 hours of each other whilst serving in the same battalion.


Canadian attestation Papers


Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record


William Peter Horrell
(Courtesy of the Canadian Veterans Affairs Dept)
Private William Peter Horrell
38th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

William Peter Horrell

Remembered on:

Island (Bailiwick) Memorial, St Peter Port, Guernsey
St Peter Port Parish Memorial, Guernsey