Brunt, William

William Brunt, Gunner 160467, “C” Bty. 71st Bde, Royal Field Artillery
Died 7th July 1917 near Ypres, Belgium

 

EARLY LIFE

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WW1 SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

Gunner William Brunt is buried in Grave Ref. I. R. 18 of the Menin Road South Military Cemetery in Belgium. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Gunner William Brunt, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

In Macclesfield, Gunner William Brunt is commemorated on the Park Green, Town Hall and St Michael’s Church war memorials.

 

NOTES

 

SOURCES

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Lives of the First World War website

Macclesfield Times: 17 August 1917, 23 September 1921 (photo supplement)


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