PRIVATE WILLIAM RINGROW

Died 14th June 1916?

There is only one Ringrow listed on the Commonwealth War Graves indexes, that of William, a Lance Corporal, no. 14797 of the Leicester Regiment, 9th Battalion, who was killed 14th June 1916. This William was the son of Henry of Weybridge, Hunts. According to the Soldiers Died Index, he was born in Alconbury, Hunts and lived in Ellington, Huntingdonshire, enlisting in Leicester. Listed on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

A Frederick and a Gerald Ringrow are recorded as living at “Westburyleigh” Station Road, Woburn Sands, in 1918. His army service papers have not survived. A W. Ringrow appears on the Woburn Sands Memorial.

Medal card for William Ringrow.