12 September 1916 Pte William Shaw died of his wounds in hospital in the UK

11512 Pte William Shaw, 1st Bn Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

William was born in Nelson, Lancs and lived at 61 Finsley Gate in neighbouring Burnley.

He enlisted soon after the declaration of war.

He arrived in France after training in early 1916

He was severely wounded and returned to the UK where he he died of his wounds in hospital on 12 September 1916. He was 36 years old.

William was buried in Epsom Cemetery.


12 September 1916 died of wounds received.

Research by David O'Mara.