William John Crocker. Wilts Regt

Enlists under alias W J Reece. Not on RIC roll, so cannot get a county of birth. There are 3 men whom it could be, and none appears to have a link to Wilts, nor to the Hammersmith address on NIC

1891 Feb 4. Born

1914 Sep 10. Landed in France

1918 Jun 15 , The undermentioned Cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. Pte. William John Crocker, from Wilts Reg . T.F

1921 Jan 4. Wilts. R. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lt. relinquish their commissions on completion of service, 4 Jan. 1921, and retain the rank of 2nd Lt.: W. J. Crocker.

1921 Jan 3. Joined ADRIC with service no 1416. Posted to K Coy

1921 Mar 13. Posted to O Coy

1921 Mar 22. Posted to L Coy

1922 Jan 20 . Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register. Living with wife Rosetta at 32 Ashgrove Road , Ilford M.B., Essex. He is a Travelling Soap Salesman and in Officers Emergency Reserve

 

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