Regiment : 2nd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 13479
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 23 on 16th May 1915
Buried : Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, France, Panel 17 and 18.
Relatives : Son of Mr James and Mrs Elizabeth Cotterill, 209 Pedmore Rd, Woodside, Dudley, Worcestershire
Memorial : Dudley St Augustine of Hippo WW1 Memorial
Also appears on : Dudley St Augustine of Hippo Church Holly Hall. Dudley War Memorial.
Credits : Researched by James Taylor.
Additional information on the memorial: Worcs Regt.
Entered France on 12th August 1914.
Brothers – Charles, Sidney George and James Sister – Emma.
William Cotterill has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Le Touret Memorial.