Norman Arthur Wood | Service Record

First Name(s)Norman Arthur
Place of BirthTooting, South London
Croydon Common
Crystal Palace
Plymouth Argyle
Stockport County
Tottenham Hotspur
ServiceBritish Army
Service NumberF/663
Previous Service Number(s)5649
Regiment or CorpsDuke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment)
Unit(s)17th (Service) Battalion (1st Football)
Previous Regiment(s) or CorpsCorps of Dragoons*
Unit(s)6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons*
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Killed in Action
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)28/07/1916
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Thiepval Memorial
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)Pier and Face 12 D and 13 B.
Awards and Decorations-
Supplementary Notes*Pre-war regular service enlisted 07/05/1906.
*Discharged "having made a misstatement as to age on enlistment (Para 1805 (vi) (i) King's Regs. 07/07/1906.
Son of Benjamin and Kate Wood, of 3, Laurel Villas, Dunton Green, Sevenoaks, Kent.