Private William Powell (17959)

6th Bn, The Kings (Shropshire Light Infantry) 60th Brigade, 20th Division, B.E.F.

Malvern Commemoration: Malvern Library,

Burial/Commemoration: St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen

Nature of Death: Died of wounds Rouen, France 31/1/1917

Age: 37

Capbadge of the Kings Shropshire Light Infantry

The Malvern News reported: “Pte William Powell KSLI, whose home was at 2 Birchwood Villas, Albert Park Road, died on the 31st January at Rouen Hospital from gunshot wounds received in action. He was 37 years old.”

Malvern News 10/2/17

Submit information

If you know anything more about William Powell then please fill out the form below and we will update his record accordingly:

    Your Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Your Message

    Image attachments:

    (if you would like to send more photos please email us directly at