John Henry Williams was born in Whitchurch in 1890, the second son of John and Alice Williams of Canal Cottages, Chemistry, Whitchurch.
John was working as a baker, before enlisting in 1915.
Regiment : 8th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly King’s Shropshire Light Infantry (22029)
Rank : Private
Service Number : 73423
Died of Wounds; France 15th May 1917 Aged 21