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Henk Welting
28th May 2010, 17:07
What were the places of death registration for:

Cpl William W. McCLYMONT - 1019840 - age 31;
AC1 Leonard E. NORRIS - 1405208, and
Cpl William J.D. POWELL - 1226415,
who all died on active service.

Regards and thanks,

28th May 2010, 18:53
Hi Henk

McClymont - not Eng/Wales
Norris - Truro, Cornwall
Powell - Upton, Worcestershire


28th May 2010, 19:11

Cpl William Wallace McCLYMONT - 1019840 - age 31 : death registered in East Kilbride, County of Lanark, Scotland.


Henk Welting
29th May 2010, 12:39
Thanks Douglas & Malcolm.

8th April 2018, 12:21

Cpl William W. McCLYMONT - 1019840 - the Statutory Deaths Register on the Scotland's People website records that he died at 7.10 p.m. at Hairmyres Hospital, due to carcinoma of the breast, spread to the liver and lungs.

AC1 Leonard E. NORRIS - 1405208 - the National Probate Calendar records that the died at the Royal Infirmary, Truro.



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