Capt William Graham Price, E Surrey

1888 Apr 4. Born Hackney, London

1891 census at 38, Farleigh Road, Hackney

1901 census at 42, Farleigh Road, Hackney

Educated at Grocers Company School at Hackney Downs

1911 census at 3 Canonbury Mansions, Canonbury N, an insurance clerk

1913 Jul 12. 6th Battalion, The East Surrey Regiment. Lance-Corporal William Graham Price, from the 5th (City of London) Battalion, The London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade), to be Second Lieutenant.

1916 Jun 1. East Surrey Regt.—The undermentioned officers to have precedence as from 1st June 1916, next below Lt. H. S. Hopkins: — Lt. W. G. Price, and to remain seconded

1916 Sep 7. E. Surr. Regt.— 2nd Lt. W. G. Price to be Lt., and remain seconded.

1917 May 11. East Surrey Regt.— Lt. W. G. Price to be Capt., with precedence as from 1st June 1916, next below Capt. W.C.S. Suther

1917 Jun 17. East Surrey Regt.—2nd Lt. W. G. Price is restored to the establishment.

1917 Jul 17. War diaries give him arriving at the 13th Battalion in France.. a few months later he is appointed Quartermaster.

1918 Apr 9. Taken POW

1918 Dec 10. Repatriated back to UK

1919 Nov 28. Demobilised after he served in Russia

1920 18 Oct Joined ADRIC with service no 769. Posted Section Leader at G Coy in Clare

1921 Feb 17. Reverts to T/Cadet. Relinquishes CQM

1921 May 27 to Jun 26. Medical Leave.

1921 Sep 30. Discharged medically unfit, not due to service with RIC

 

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