Lt William James Maxwell, Canadians


1884 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.

1942 Draft Registration

1963 Oct 16 Died San Bernardino, California, USA