and Photos Courtesy
Alan & Beverly Leeson
17750 Pte. William Bloor
17750 Private William Bloor
was born in 1896 in Middlewich, eldest son of
John George & Annie Bloor (nee Barnett)
William enlisted on 18/06/1915 in
Home 18/06/1915 – 22/06/1915 (Home means in Britain), there is no date when he embarked for Mesopotamia, all we know is that he was killed on the 29th March 1917 and that his body was never found, he is remembered on Panel 34 on the Basra Memorial, Iraq. William’s medals were sent to his mother in 1921.