LEE W.


Wilfred Lee

Private 19184

2nd Bn., South Wales Borderers


Wilfred Lee died on Friday 13th August 1915, aged 19 years, and was remembered on the HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Wilfred Lee died when the troopship "Royal Edward", carrying the South Wales Borderers to Gallipoli, was torpedoed just off Kandeliusa Island, near Kos.


Troop Ship "Royal Edward"


Wilfred Lee was the son of John & Fanny Lee, of 31 Sherwood Rise, Nuncargate, Nottingham.

 


Notts Free Press - In Memoriam - 16th August 1918

 

From ‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 –  South Wales Borderers

LEE Wilfred. Born Nuncar Gate, Notts, enlisted Mansfield, Notts. 2nd Bn., South Wales Borderers, Private 19184, Died, at Sea, 13th August 1915.

 

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