Born: 18 February 1894 in Sydney, Australia.
Family: 2nd son of William and Eva Mary Bamber. The family returned from Australia in the late 1890s. William married Lillian Cardwell in December 1930 and, after her death, married again in 1954 to Doris Carline.
Civilian Occupation: The 1911 Census shows him as a waggoner; however by the time of the 1939 Register he had become a commercial traveller.
Residence: The 1911 Census shows him boarding in Tushingham, Cheshire (where the family settled on their return from Australia) and in 1939 he was living at 23 Crofts Building, Sims Street, Sheffield.
Died: 15 January 1960 at the Royal Hospital, Sheffield.
Regiment: 1st Infantry Cape Corps, Corps of Hussars
Service Number: 50523
Date of Discharge: 18 July 1919