6981088 Fusilier William Henry SLATER, MiD, 6 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers: 18/01/1943

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    Army Number: 6981088
    Rank: Fusilier
    Name: William Henry SLATER, MiD
    Unit: 6 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

    London Gazette: 23 September 1943
    The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in North Africa.
    Inniskilling Fus.
    6981088 Fus. W. H. Slater. (Killed in Action.)
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    Casualty Details | CWGC
    Service Number: 6981088
    Awards: Mentioned in Despatches
    Regiment & Unit/Ship: 6th Bn Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
    Date of Death: Died 18 January 1943
    Age 26 years old
    Buried or commemorated at MEDJEZ-EL-BAB WAR CEMETERY
    Grave Reference: 8. A. 2.
    Location: Tunisia
    Additional Info: Son of Thomas Henry and Rose Emma Slater; husband of Lucy Margaret Slater, of Cropwell Bishop, Nottinghamshire.
    Personal Inscription: DUTY NOBLY DONE

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