Person:William Clothier (9)

William Thomas Clothier
d.09 Oct 1918
Facts and Events
Name William Thomas Clothier
Gender Male
Birth? c 1889 Maiden Newton, Dorset, England
Marriage 13 May 1912 Bradford Peverell, Dorset, Englandto Beartrice Charlotte Abbott
Death? 09 Oct 1918
Cause of Death? Killed in Action
Military? 09 Oct 1918 Gunner. 116701, 245th Seige Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery.
Burial? Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, BelgiumSomer Farm Cemetary

William Thomas Clothier enlisted at Maiden Newton and, after being wounded in action in 1917, he was posted to England for recuperation. He then returned to active service in France. Gunner William Thomas Clothier was probably killed in action during the Battle of Poelcappelle on 9th October 1918.