Isle of Wight War Memorial Index Record

Surname:   Scovell
Initials:   W A
Forename(s):   Wilfred Alban
Service details:   Rifleman, R/45188, 16th Bn. King's Royal Rifle Corps, British Army
Memorial:   Ventnor War Memorial
Memorial link
War:   WW I
Status:   Died
Memorial entry:   WILFRED A SCOVELL
Biography Link :
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
(CWGC) link
:   1748538
The War Graves Photographic Project
(TWGPP) link
:   1526023
Lives of the First World War link:   3942350
Cemetery / Memorial:   Vis-en-Artois Memorial
District / Country
(or Reporting Authority
for Civilian War Dead)
:   Pas de Calais, France
Newspaper entry:   News we hear has been received that Pte. W. Scovell, A.S.C., son of Mr. and Mrs. William Scovell, Upper Ventnor, has been killed in action. Before enlisting he worked at Bull & Sons. Only last week it was announced that his brother had been wounded on the Salonica front.
Newspaper Source:   IoW Mercury, 1 November 1918
Father:   William Scovell
(Maiden name shown)
:   Mary Witt
Birth Place:   Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Birth Date:   1898
Death Place:   France
Death Date:   12 Oct 1918
Buried / commemorated
or cremated at
:   Vis-en-Artois Memorial Pas de Calais, France Panel 9.
Census 1901:   Lowther Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Census 1911:   2 Lowtherville Cottages, Ventnor, Isle of Wight