Born: 26 September 1876
Family: Son of Margaret Bennion. William married Elizabeth Humphreys on the 23 February 1896 and together they had 7 children – William, Elizabeth, Margaret, Florence, Emily, Samuel and Gwendoline.
Civilian Occupation: Builder’s labourer.
Residence: On leaving the army, the family lived at 1 Sherrymill Hill, Whitchurch, Shropshire. The 1939 Register records William living at 45 Wayland Road, Whitchurch, Shropshire
Died: June 1954 aged 77.
Regiment: King’s Shropshire Light Infantry (Labour Corps)
Service Number: 11691 (424447)
Date of Enlistment: 4 December 1914
Date of Discharge: 28 February 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation