Lt William Holmes M.C., R Lanc

1895 Feb 8. Born Bournemouth, Hampshire

1901 census at Park Road, Bowdon

1911 census Ashley Rd, Hale (within 300 metres of the address on his MIC)

1917 Jun 28. Commissioned 2nd Lt

1918 Apr 19 . MC Gazetted

1921 May 12 . Joined ADRIC with service no. 1956. Posted to M Coy. The widely quoted book of ADRIC photos is from M Coy and he appears to be the "Bill Holmes" in these photos

1922 Jan 19. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register. Living with wife Mary I at 18 Welbourne Road , Liverpool C.B., Lancashire. He is a Sales Manager for a Radio Condenser Manufacturer