No. 8884, 2nd Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles
Died of wounds on Friday 8 June 1917
Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord), France (Grave III. B. 264)
In the Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914 – 1919 database it is recorded that Private William Wilson (No. 8884) was born in Holywood and he enlisted in Belfast.
Private William Wilson served with the 2nd Battalion Royal Irish Rifles and he died of wounds on 8 June 1917.
Private William Wilson was buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord), France.