Regiment : 20th Squadron Royal Flying Corps and 1st Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps
Service number : 5781
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds aged 33 on 26th April 1917
Buried : Watou Churchyard, Belgium, Grave 3.
Birthplace : Stratford-on-Avon, resident Studley, Warwick, enlisted Birmingham
Relatives : Son of William and Harriet Clayton, of Woodrow Lodge, Redditch Rd., Studley, Warwickshire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Webheath St Philip's Church WW1 Memorial. Tardebigge St Bartholomew's Church with the information: Sgt.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral under Tardebigge with Webheath casualties with the information: Sgt. 5781 1st King’s Royal Rifles (6th Infantry Brigade).