Neave William Thomas
Information is needed about WILLIAM THOMAS NEAVE. He was born in Grewelthorpe in 1882.
His parents were GEORGE & MARGARET NEAVE. and they lived for a time at Cow Mires, Azerley with Margaret’s Father Thomas Hammond.
During the First World War, William was a Private in the Machine Gun Corps, Infantry division, and he was killed in France on 24th March 1918. He enlisted in Ripon.
The Machine Gun Corps Old Comrades Association are asking for further information so that he can be commemorated by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Any one with further information is asked to contact us.