William Henry Guyler

Census Address: 13 Princes Road
Place of Birth: Leicester
Date of Birth: 1897
Enlistment Address: --
Regiment: Royal Engineers
Service Numbers: --
Place of Death: Bideford, Devon
Date Died: 1984
10 Princes Road, Stamford

William, born in March 1897 in Leicester andwas the son of Wallace and Louisa Guyler. In 1911 he had two sisters Gladys May aged 16 and Doris Gertrude aged 10 and the family were living at 10 Princes Road. His father Wallace was clerk at a lighting company –probably Kitsons.

He attended Stamford School and by the time he enlisted he was living in Sheffield and working as a clerk in an engineering company. He joined the Royal Engineers in December 1915 and was demobbed in September 1919. He applied to join the RAF as a Flying Officer but there is no evidence that he was accepted.

He married Clarice Early in Eccleshall, Sheffield in June 1925 and died in Bideford, Devon in 1984.