Born: William was born on the 8 April 1890.
Family: The first son of William Morgan and Mary Ann Madeley of 14 Brownlow Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire. William married Gladys May Latham on the 6 December 1916 and together they had 2 children – John Oswald (born 26 October 1917) and Gladys (born 6 March 1919).
Civilian Occupation: In 1911 he was a barman at the Red Lion Hotel, Hall Street, Malpas, Cheshire. After the war he continued as a Licensed Victualler.
Residence: In 1939 he resided at 64 Salop Road, Wrexham, Wales.
Died: On 24 September 1953 aged 63.
Other Information: Brother of John Johnson Madeley.
Regiment: 13th Battalion Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Regiment (previously Household Battalion)
Service Number: 60352 (previously 2312)
Date of Enlistment: 29 November 1916
Date of Discharge: 19 March 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation
Other Information: On the 15 December 1917 he was admitted to hospital with trench fever and remained there for 94 days. He was in hospital again on the 5 November 1918 with influenza.