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William Taylor Rutherford

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
27273

Rank:
Private

Regiment:
East Yorkshire Regiment, 8th (Service) Battalion

Died:
(unknown)

Aged:
37

Commemorated / Buried:
Faubourg D'Amiens Cemetery, Arras

Service History:
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland. Formerly 2419, Royal Field Artillery.

Background:
Born at Alnmouth, Northumberland, the son of Alexander & Mary Rutherford, of Lesbury, Northumberland. Sole legatee appears to have been Rutherford's sister, Mary.

Local memorial:
Lesbury, 1914-18 Memorial Plaque at St. Mary's Church