The information displayed here is at the time of death.
William was the son of William and Annie Elizabeth. He had one sister, Mary. He attended Armstrong College, gaining a BSc.
William was killed in action at Sulva Bay, Gallipoli, on 10th August 1915 aged 24.
13 Harrison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne (place of residence as entered in the 1911 census)
William is commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Turkey.
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service, Armstrong College Calendars)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Sophie Anderton, Holly Johnson, Rosie Setford.
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