Lt William James Maxwell, Canadians


1886 Apr 23. Born Harlem, New York Mother Sarah H (from Canadian enlistment)

1900 USA census With mother Sarah H and father Thomas J (A shirt manufacturer, born Ireland)

1910 USA census at Cortlandt, Westchester, New York with his parents. He is now a travelling salesman. He is married to Margurite, and they have a daughter Helene.

1915 Apr 13. Attests to Canadian Ex Force. He is a mining engineer

1918 Married Dorothy F Davies in Croydon

1919 Jun 30. West Ontario Regt. Temp. Lt. W. J. Maxwell retires in the British Isles

1920 Nov 1. Joined ADRIC with service no 930. Posted to H Coy

1921 Mar 23. Posted to P Coy

1921 May 13. Promoted Section Leader

1921 Jul 2. Posted to Depot, reverting to T/Cadet. He was surplus to establishment

1921 Jul 10 . Posted to C Coy

1921 Nov 20 to 3 Dec

1922 Jan 13. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Mar 22. Leaves UK for New York , he is an engineer, and has been living at 29 Mount Pleasant Sq, Dublin. He travels with wife Dorothy F Maxwell

1923 Nov 12. Arrives in UK from USA. He is a salesman with wife Dorothy and heading to 39 Beulah Rd, Thornton Heath

1924 Jan 2. Arrives back in New York with Dorothy. They live in Cleveland Ohio.