Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (The 2/4th Battalion)

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Private Willie Goffe

[Spelt GOFF on SDGW] Private 203839, 2/4th Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action Saturday 28th April 1917. Age 27. Born Stantonbury, enlisted Bletchley, resident Newport Pagnell. Son of Mrs. H. Goffe, of 5, St. Paul’s Terrace, Newport Pagnell. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D

Name: GOFFE, WILLIE
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn.
Age: 27
Date of Death: 28/04/1917
Service No: 203839
Additional information: Son of Mrs. H. Goffe, of 5, St. Paul’s Terrace, Newport Pagnell, Bucks.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Name: Willie Goff
Birth Place: Stantonbury, Bucks
Residence: Bletchley, Bucks
Death Date: 28 Apr 1917
Enlistment Location: Newport Pagnell, Bucks
Rank: Private
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion.
Number: 203839
Type of Casualty: Killed in action

Please see: Raid Fayet, Near St Quentin, 28th April 1917.

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