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Name:
Maurice Wilson
Casualty No.:
Initials:
M
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Sunderland
Age at Death:
Ranks:
Lieutenant
Unit:
Australian Pioneers
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
The Grove, Barnard Castle
Civilian Employment:
Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
8-January-1917
Place of Death:
France
Battles & Campaigns:
Locally Commemorated:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
The Menin Gate Memorial
Buried:
St Mary's Church Cemetery
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:

Son of John (deceased?) and Margaret Wilson. Nephew of the then President of Western Australia. 

Notes:

Maurice has been working with a party to prepare a new trench when the call to retire was sounded. He had stayed back to help a wounded comrade when last seen.

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Sources:
First Name: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Last Name: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Initials: St Mary's data; Private Individual; newmp.org.uk; Service: St Mary's data; Ranks: St Mary's data; Unit: St Mary's data; Place of Birth: St Mary's data; Home Address: St Mary's data; Place of Death: St Mary's data; Cause of Death: St Mary's data; Date of Death Day: St Mary's data; Date of Death Month: St Mary's data; Date of Death Year: St Mary's data; Buried: St Mary's data; Overseas Commemorated: Private Individual; Local Memorials: newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914;