Born in Moreton Street, Prees in 1893. He was the only son of John and Elizabeth Fowles, of 89, Talbot Street, Whitchurch.
William moved to Talbot Street, Whitchurch after the death of his father; he worked in the printing industry before joining the Army.
Regiment : 2nd Battalion The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Rank : Private
Service Number : PS/9193
Killed in Action; France 1st July 1916 Age 23