Born: 1896, St. Clement’s, Ipswich.
Died: 18th February 1917; age 21; Died of Wounds – 1/1 S.M. Casualty Clearing Station.
Enlistment Location: Norwich, Norfolk.
Date of Entry Therein: 27th February 1914 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 8992
Regiment: Norfolk Regiment, 8th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
1901 458, Spring Road, Ipswich.
William was 5 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
William Charles Clark, 33, a Plasterer, born Ipswich.
Mary Ann Clark (nee Mills), 36, born Woodbridge, Suffolk.
Stanley Ernest Clark, 3, born Ipswich.
Edith M. Clark, 2, born Ipswich.
Grace R. Clark, 6 months.
1911 Kerrison Reformatory School, Thorndon, Suffolk.
William was 15 years old, an Inmate & Tailor at the school for 108 boys.
William is also remembered on St. Mary le Elms church memorial.
Norfolk Regiment, 8th Battalion:http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/norfolk-regiment/