|Name||Unit||Number||Status||Date of Death||Cemetery or Memorial||Age|
Gunner Alfred James Wilson
|"B" Battery, 165th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery||158651||Killed in Action||29th April 1917||Orchard Dump Cemetry, Arleux-en-Gohelle, France||19|
Gunner Wilson's next of kin were his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Wilson and the late John George Wilson. He lived in Romanby.
He joined up on 3rd August 1916, before which he had been apprenticed to Mr GW Hay, who ran a grocer's shop in South Parade.
He was killed aged 19, during the Battle of Arras.
8 June 2021, 7:00pm Romanby primary School - Main Hall