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Current record for: S W Vidler
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name S W Vidler
Born in Highbury
Resident of Not Known
Died 22/09/1916
Age 21

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Louez Military Cemetery, Duisans, France
Grave or panel reference I.G.12

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World War 1

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Henry John Vidler, Father
    25, Mount Pleasant Villas, Crouch Hill
  • Elizabeth Vidler, Mother
    25, Mount Pleasant Villas, Crouch Hill
Military Information Military Information

Rank Private
Service Number 3407
Unit 23rd (County of London) Battalion
Regiment London Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in Not Known
Memorial(s) Memorial(s) link(s)

St. Thomas the Apostle, Finsbury Park