Born: 1892, Notting Hill, Middlesex.
Baptised: 3rd September 1893, St. James Norlands, Kensington. Parents Sophie & William Charles – a milkman. Address: 19, St. John’s Place, Kennsington.
Died: 28th April 1918; age 26; KiA.
Enlistment Location: London.
Rank: Rifleman; Service Number: 370462; Regiment: London Regiment (Post Office Rifles), 8th Battalion.
Formerly 2083, London Regiment.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Crouy British Cemetery,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Sophie & the late William Charles Emberson, of Penge, Surrey.
1901 19, St. John’s Place, Kensington, Middlesex.
William was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Charles Emberson, 47, paralyzed, born Chelmsford, Essex.
Sophie Emberson (nee Dawson), 46, a Needlewoman – Shirts, born Baddow, Essex.
Charles Francis Emberson, 16, an Agent, born Notting Hill, Middles.
Nellie Dawson Emberson, 11, born Notting Hill, Middlesex.
1911 2, Woodbine Place, Woodbine Grove, Penge, Surrey.
Willaim was 17 years old, a Telegraph Messenger – G.P.O. He was living with his parents & sister.
Charles, 57, partly paralyzed.
Nellie, 21, Laundry Work – Ironer.
1 6 year old visitor.
William’s father Charles Emberson died, 1913, Croydon, Surrey.
In 1916, Ipswich, William married Annie Baker.