William Barclay, Gloucester Regt

Ancestry trees indicate 5 Oct 1887 as . He is a private in Gloucs Regt by 1911.

1887 Apr 11. (born on this date in Gloucs in RIC entry) Born St Pauls. Bristol, Gloucestershire, from his 1911 army entry and RIC roll. Registered as William Horace Barclay / died as Horace William Barclay

1891 census not in it

1901 census Living in Bristol

1911 census Private with 2nd Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, in Malta. Single

1911 Oct/Dec Married to Ethel Giles

1914 Dec 20 Landed in France

1918 Jan 10. Glouc. R.—Corpl. William Barclay to be 2nd Lt.

1920 Apr 24. Glouc. R.—Lt. W. Barclay retires, receiving a gratuity.

1920 Nov 15. Joined ADRIC with service no 1050 . Posted to I Coy. Wife at 35 Thingwall Pk, Fishponds, Bristol. (same as on MIC)

1921 Mar 16 Admitted King George V Hospital to 1 Apr 1921

1921 Apr 1 to May 7. Medical Leave

1921 Jun 18. Posted to Depot. He spends much of the time on leave, medical leave or in hospital.

1921 Jul 1 Discharged Hospital .

1921 Jul 2 to 5 Sep Medical Leave

1921 Sep 19 to 21 Sep. Posted to Galway & Westport

1921 Oct 11 to 27 Oct on Leave without pay

1922 Jan 14. Discharged at demobilisation of ADRIC

1931 His father died. He is W Barclay here

1939 Register Living with wife Ethel at Inglewood Phillips Avenue , Exmouth . He is Manager at "Eng Motor Mec "

1959 Dec 14 Died

 

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