PRING William Henry
Regiment : 9th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 20558
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 25th February 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Basra Memorial, Iraq, Panel 18 and 63.
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Resident and enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire.
Additional information on the memorial: Worcestershire Regiment
9th Worcesters. Married Cotrill from Mrs J.G. Baker’s. Died 25th April 1917 in action. Worked on roads.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
William Pring enlisted in the army for the duration of the war on 29th December 1914. He was posted overseas with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force on 21st June 1915 and was killed in action on 25th February 1917.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/