1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

William James Stoodley

Contributed by: Gavin Stoodley, on 2008-11-12

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Rank
First Name William James
Surname Stoodley
Year of Birth 1882
Year of Death 1944
Regiment Royal Field Artillery
Place of Wartime Residence Bridport, Dorset

William James's Story

Our grandad served in the great war in the royal garrison artillery and was wounded by shrapnel hit in the shoulder area and lucikly was saved by the army gospel bible in his army pocket. He was awarded like others from Bridport a certification of thanks from the people of Bridport in Dorset England.

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