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William A Oakden

Private William Arthur Oakden

7010 – Princess Charlotte of Wales’s (Royal Berkshire) Regiment
Died 14th November 1914, age 27

The most likely person to be William Oakden is as follows:-

Son of Mr and Mrs Oakden of Leyton, Essex. Husband of Mrs F Coulson (formerly Oakden) of 23 St Paul’s Street, Stamford, Lincs.

Mrs Coulson would have been the widow of William Oakden. There is a marriage of William Oakden in 1914 registered in Bourne to Eva A Goodey. She later married F Coulson after her first husband’s death.

Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 45.

Soldiers Died in the Great war has the following information regarding this William Oakden.

Born in Camberwell Surrey
Resident of Glemsford Suffolk
Enlisted in London

Research being carried out currently.

Any information would be greatly received.