Contributed by: Sonny Francis Topsom, on 2008-11-08
|Year of Birth||1882|
|Year of Death||1950|
|Regiment||South Wales Borderers|
|Place of Wartime Residence||Iscoyd, Flintshire|
William ( 25372) was wounded in the battle of Ypes, shot in both knees, his trench was over-run by german soldiers, so he pretended to be dead when turned over and was rescued two days later by the Red Cross.