Joseph Ankers Williamson, born in Cholmondley, Cheshire in 1892, the son of George Walker Williamson of 11 Park Road, Leek, Staffordshire and the late Mary Elizabeth Williamson.
Joseph was baptised in Bickley Cheshire; the 1911 Census shows him as working as a farm hand on his uncle’s (late Mother’s brother) farm.
Regiment : 8th Battalion Prince of Wales’s Volunteers (South Lancashire Regiment), formerly 1499 Cheshire Yeomanry
Rank : Lance Sergeant
Service Number : 31684
Killed in action; Belgium 2 August 1917 Aged 24