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Mitchell, W., 2nd Lieut., 1917

Photo: B. Chandler

In Blyth Cemetery is a family headstone which reads:

In loving memory of
Ernest William
the beloved husband of
Ada C. Mitchell,
died Feb. 12th 1926 aged 57 years.
William, only son of the above
missing, presumed killed, in France
April 28th 1917, aged 23 years.
Also Ada C. Mitchell,
died July 12th 1947, aged 82 years.

He is remembered at Blyth on B42.14 B42.18 and B42.24 and on Northumberland List of Teachers Who Fell 1914-18

The CWGC entry for Lieutenant Mitchell

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