Born: In Ellesmere, Shropshire on 24 July 1894.
Family: The fifth child of James Albert and Sarah Jane Wood of Lock House, Grindley Brook, Whitchurch, Shropshire. In 1920 he married Millicent A Boughey and together they had 3 children – George A B, John A and Kenneth J.
Civilian Occupation: Prior to enlisting he was employed by Howells Bros. as a shop assistant. In 1939 he was an iron goods’ loader.
Residence: In 1939 he was living at 7 Brownlow Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire.
Died: In 1964 aged 70.
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery
Service Number: 91028
Date of Enlistment: 1 September 1914
Date of Discharge: 12 June 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation.
Other Information: He served mainly in the middle east.