Born: 12 December 1884 in Stockwell, London.
Family: No record of him can definitely be found until the 1911 Census which shows him living with his wife Margaret E Bird, who was born in Ellesmere, Shropshire and who he married in 1909 in Battle, Sussex.
Residence: On the 1911 Census he was living at Liverpool Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire. By the time of the 1939 Register the couple had moved to 17 Cullard Street, Crewe, Cheshire. This was the address given at the time of his death in 1955.
Employment: In 1911 his occupation was given as a van driver for a laundry. On the 1939 Register he was working as a bus driver for the Crosville Company.
Died: In Crewe Memorial Hospital on 14 February 1955, aged 70.
Regiment: South Lancashire Regiment (previously King’s Shropshire Light Infantry)
Service Number: 34625 (previously 21368)
Date of Enlistment: Not known
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Not known