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

Research and Resources around the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry during WWI

PRIVATE WILLIAM (BILL) LOVERIDGE

Killed in action 23rd February 1918 in the frontline trenches between Gricourt and Fayet, with the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.

Name: William Loveridge
Birth Place: Oxford
Death Date: 23 Feb 1918
Death Location: France & Flanders
Enlistment Location: Oxford
Rank: Private
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion
Number: 202276
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre

In the 1901 Census he was listed as a Paper Mill Labourer.

In the 1911 Census he was shown as a Fitter’s Labourer at the Paper Mill in Wolvercote, Oxfordshire.

Married Margret Josephine Harrison in 1911. I believe they had a son William Alfred Loveridge.

 

 

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