Regiment : A Company 1st/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 2934
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 17th February 1915 aged 16
Buried : Chelmsford (Writtle Road) Cemetery, Essex, England, Grave C. 189.
Relatives : Son of William and Susan Bruton, 26 Happy Land North, St. Johns, Worcester
Memorial : Worcester Guildhall
Also appears on : Worcester St John in Bedwardine Church. Worcester Baptist Church Sansome Walk WW1 Memorial.
The birth of William Ernest Bruton is registered in the June Quarter 1898 under the Worcester Registration District.
A photograph of Private W. Bruton can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 27th February 1915, available at Worcestershire Archives.