Other names: William
Locations in this story: Iwerne Minster, Shaftesbury, DorsetIwerne Courtney, Blandfros, Dorset
Story: William Green was born at Iwerne Minster, Shaftesbury, Dorset, on 10 Jan 1874 and baptised there on 1 Mar 1874 the son of John and Maria Green. He lived most of his life in the Iwerne Minster area apart from Military Service. He married Sarah Anne Parkinson in 1899 and they went on to have seven children. By 1911 he was living at Higher Street, Iwerne Minster, working as a Gamekeeper. He had enlisted on 15 Jun 1918 with the Royal Marine Artillery as a Private (Service No. 3232). There are no other obvious available military records for William and it is not known in which theatre of war he might have served. By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at Everley Hill, Iwerne Courtney, Blandford, Dorset, working as a General Labourer. He died on 15 Jan 1963.