THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Service Record Notes

MAY, WILLIAM

Short Service.
Attestation of
7890 - William May - Corps Leinster.
 
William May.
Folkestone, Kent.
Age 17 years, 11 months.
Occupation - None.
Considered fit 14/11/05 at Shorncliffe.
 
Army SECA? Reserve.
Transferred with his consent before the expiration of his period of army service Pte. 31/5/12.
Re-engaged 25th April 13.
Army Cyclists Corps - Transferred Pte. 2/12/14.
 
Statement of Services.
1204. William May.
Army Cyclists Corps 6th Division.
Posted - Pte. 2/12/14.
Posted - L/Corp 13/8/15.
Discharged being no longer physically fit for war service. Died 1/10/16.
 
Military History Sheet.
Home 14/11/05 to 22/11/06.
Mauritius 23/11/06 to 25/10/07.
India 26/10/07 to 14/11/11.
Home 15/11/11 to 31/5/12.
Army Reserve 1/6/12 to 7/9/14.
Home 13/8/15 to 20/11/15.
BEF France 8/9/14 to 12/8/15.
Home 13/8/15 to 20/11/15.
 
Next of kin Joseph (father) 31, Bradstone Road, Folkestone, Joseph (brother elder).
(Wife) Brook Place, Charlton, Dover.
 
Marriage.
Sarah Elizabeth Howland - Register Office Dover - 24/12/1913.
Children - Ivy Georgina Elizabeth May - Dover.
 
1914 Street Book.
Could be -
May. W. J. 52, Tower Hill.

 


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