Fox, W C
WILLIAM CHARLES FOX
Remembered with honour Thiepval Memorial: Pier and Face 6B.
He enlisted in Bodmin, Cornwall; was entitled to the Victory, British War and 1914 Star medals, his qualifying date being 21 August 1914, and was killed in action. Unfortunately, William’s Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
Son of the late Frederick and Matilda Harriet (formerly TAYLOR, nee PARKER) FOX.
His parents married 20 April 1883 at St Peter’s, Hammersmith, London. William died 1898 in the Brentford, Middx, district aged 46. Matilda remarried 1898 in the Brentford district to Abel WOODWARD, and died 1912 in the Hendon, Middx, district aged 54.
William was born 1890 in Acton, Middx, and resided in the Edgware Road, London.
On the 1891 Census, aged 7 months he lived in Acton, with his parents and four siblings. On the 1901 Census, aged 11 he still lived in Acton, with his mother, step-father and no siblings. On the 1911 Census, a farm labourer aged 21, he lived in Edgware, Middx, with his mother, step-father and no siblings.
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)