Roll of Honour

Rifleman William James Shepherd

Linked to: Charlton-on-Otmoor
Also linked to: Merton

Service Number: 5652

Regiment: London Regiment (First Surrey Rifles) (1st/21st)

Conflict: World War One

Date of Death: 15th September 1916

Age at Death: 20

Burial/Memorial Location: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France

Son of William & Norah Jane Shepherd, of Charlton-on-Otmoor. Formerly with the Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (22173). Killed in action in the Battle of Flers-Courcelette.