Mills, James William: Service no. 159148

CVWM Page

Digitized Service Record

Source: We Are The Dead Twitter Account

Date and Place of Birth: July 29, 1883

Son of Allen and Sarah Elizabeth Mills; husband of Elizabeth Mills, of Leeds, England.

See this post for more info…

Soldier grave marker has 2 names on it.

Gravestone photograph contributed to 18th Battalion Facebook Group by Jim Sommerdyk. October 2017.

Grave marker for Private Mills and Lt. Cole.

Grave marker for Private Mills and Lt. Cole. Source: CVWM

Circumstances of Death James William Mills

“KILLED IN ACTION'” Whilst taking part in an operation at Vis-en-Artrois he was hit in the legs and body and instantly killed by shrapnel from an enemy shell.

Mills, James William 159148 Attestation Papers Page 1 Mills, James William 159148 Attestation Papers Page 2

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