Born in Whixall, Shropshire on 24 August 1896, the son of Joseph Clorley of 4 Kiln Cottage, Whixall, Whitchurch, Shropshire.
The 1911 Census shows Joseph as a cow boy.
Regiment : 56th Brigade Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery
Rank : Gunner
Service Number : 91018
Died; Iraq 24 July 1916 Aged 19