Regiment : 9th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Service number : 11753
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds on 20th April 1916
Buried : Amara War Cemetery. Iraq, Grave VI. G. 7.
Birthplace : Manchester, enlisted Birmingham
Memorial : Birmingham Goods District War Memorial now in Severn Valley Railway Museum
36 Bordesley Green Road
George Townley, head, aged 55
Sarah Alma Townley, wife, aged 56
Sarah Alma Townley, daughter aged 22
William Townley, son, aged 19, Railway Weighing Bridge Clerk
William Townley worked for the London and North Western Railway as a Weighbridgeman at Soho Pool Wharf Goods Station. Listed in the London and North Western Railwaymen Roll of Honour Book with the additional information: Private.