Lt Clare William Theodore Gysser DCM, R Fus

1897 Sep 9 Born London. His grandfather Theodore Gysser, came from Russia, and was naturalised British in 1875

1901 census at 49, Rodney Street, Clerkenwell

1912 Mar 18. Working on Great Western Railway as an Office Boy

1915 Dec 2 Landed in France

1918 Feb 6 DCM Gazetted

1918 Apr 30 Commissioned 2nd Lt Royal Fusiliers

1919 Nov 1. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts.: C. W. T. Gysser, D.C.M.,

1920 Jan 1. Temp. Lt. C. W. T. Gysser, D.C.M., relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and retains the rank of Lt.

1920 Dec 6. Joined ADRIC with service no 1178. Posted to B Coy

1921 Jul 1. Lt. Clare William Theodore Gysser, D.C.M., late Serv. Bn., to be Lt,, with seniority 2nd May 1921

1921 Oct/Dec Married in Islington to Lizzie Delderfield

1922 Jan 23. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1945 Sep 18. R. Fus. War Subs. Capt. C. W. T. GYSSER, D.C.M. (45781) having exceeded the age limit of liability to recall, relinquishes his commn. and is granted the hon. rank of Maj.

1962 Aug 9. Died in Willesden, Middlesex