WW1 Project William NEWMAN <BACK
Warnham Address Mill Cottage
Date & Place of Birth Q4 1897 Clapham
Occupation Electrician's mate
Enlisted 2nd Mar 1916
Regiment(s) The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
1st Garrison Battalion, the Royal Warwickshire Regiment
The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
D Company (Signal Services), Royal Engineers
Rank Private
Regimental No(s) 27314
Service Record Embodied 7th May 1917
To Egypt from 28th July 1917
Transferred to Royal Warwicks 5th Mar 1918
Enlisted with the Royal West Surrey 19th Apr 1919 in Egypt
Transferred to RE 6th Feb 1920
Discharged from RE 24th Sep 1920 with heart condition
Awards Victory Medal, British War Medal
Source(s) Service record, medal card, 1901 & 1911 census
Notes Seems to have been born illegitimate
Living North Holmwood in 1911