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Early Life :

1907 living at 18 Eamont Gardens, West Hartlepool.
Married Ethel Johnson 24th September 1900 and living at 103 York Road, West Hartlepool at the time of the 1911 census. In 1915, at the time of joining the Army he was resident at 10 Billingham Avenue, Norton-on-Sea (Ethel may have moved to 3 The Green, Billingham, Stockton-On-Tees).

Family :

Wife: Ethel
Son: Harry (b.9th December 1901)
Son: Cyril (b.29th July 1910)
Son: Thomas (b.4th January 1914)
Probate shows: BATTERSBY, William Fosdick of 24 Grange Road, West Hartlepool. Died 5th December 1919. Administered at Durham 16th January to Ethel Battersby - widow. Effects 468 7s 6d.

Education & Career :

Steamship Owners Clerk (1911) - Hartlepool

Military :


Unit :Not Yet Known 
Attached : 
Action :No Data 

Service No. 158255 - Durham RGA.
He was initially served a period of 1 year 286 days doing home service (14 Company, 3 Company and the RGA AAT Depot), before embarking to France (B.E.F) on 13th September 1917. He came back from overseas service and spent another 29 days on home service before being discharged to (Class "Z") Army Reserve.
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Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Clarence No. 2462 E.C.Durham

23rd May 1907
22nd August 1905
12th December 1907

The records of United Grand Lodge for Clarence Lodge, show that he "Died 5th December 1919"

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