William Alfred Leivars1

#4605, (25 November 1917-17 March 1944)
Father*James Leivars1 b. 23 Oct 1883, d. 8 Feb 1955
Mother*Harriet Perkins1 b. 19 May 1885, d. Sep 1961
ChartsThe Smiths of the Deepings, Lincolnshire.
The Palmers from Lincolnshire.
The Woodwards of Lincolnshire
Birth*25 NOV 1917 William Alfred Leivars was born on 25 NOV 1917 at Shardlow, Derbyshire, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence29 SEP 1939 He lived with James Leivars and Harriet Perkins at 29 Tamworth Road, Long Eaton, Derbyshire, EnglandG, together with Dorothy Leivars and Philip Leivars.2 
Employment*29 SEP 1939 William Alfred Leivars was employed as Farm labourer, cattle.3 
Milit-End*17 MAR 1944 He ended military service on 17 MAR 1944 at Beach Head, Anzio, ItalyG.4 
Death*17 MAR 1944 He died on 17 MAR 1944 at Anzio, Lazio, ItalyG, aged 26.4 
Burial* He was buried at Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Lazio, ItalyG.5 
Last Edited13 Aug 2020


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Jan-Mar 1917, vol 7b 873. mother Perkins.
  2. [S124] 1939 register, one blanked line.
  3. [S124] 1939 register.
  4. [S106] UK Commonwealth War Graves, Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Part 2; Pte., Leivars, William Alfred, 4982607, 14th Bn., The Sherwood Foresters. IV. B. 10.
  5. [S106] UK Commonwealth War Graves, Leivars, Pte. William Alfred, 4982607. 14th Bn. The Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt.). age 27. IV.B.10.
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