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Greenwood, W.P., Stoker, 1916
On Chatham Naval Memorial is the name of 4445S Stoker William Parkinson Greenwood, serving with the Royal Naval Reserve who died 31/05/1916.

In Wheatley Cemetery is a family headstone which reads:-

In loving memory of
Beloved husband of
Mary Greenwood of Wheatley Hill
Who died 7th July 1925
Aged 65 years
Also of the above
Mary Greenwood
Who died 11th August 1929
Aged 60 years

Also of their son Willie
who fell in action May 31st 1916
Aged 25 years

Acknowledgements: Barney Rice

William Parkinson Greenwood is remembered in Wheatley Hill on W114.03, W114.04 and W114.06, in Hartlepool on List of Casualties from the Northern Daily Mail and in our List of Ships’ crews

H.M.S. Black Prince Casualty List
The CWGC entry for Stoker Greenwood

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk