Born: 19 December 1880.
Family: The third child of Thomas and Sarah Sumner of Steele Road, Whitchurch, Shropshire. He married Edith Cox in 1903 and was father to George, Doris and Wallace.
Civilian Occupation: He was a farm labourer.
Residence: He lived at 13 Sherrymill Hill, Whitchurch.
Died: He died in September 1959 aged 77.
Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment (previously King’s Shropshire Light Infantry and South Wales Borderers)
Service Number: 43674 (previously 25099 and 40559)
Date of Enlistment: 26 July 1916
Date of Discharge: 8 March 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation