William Stocks Lacey

Name

William Stocks Lacey

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

11/10/1916
29

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lieutenant
Royal Army Medical Corps
140th Field Ambulance attached 11th Bn. Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE
III. B. 45.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford
Hertford Working Men’s Club (Now Sloppy Joe’s Bar)
Guy’s Hospital Memorial, London

Pre War

Born on 4 Apr 1887 in Hertford and baptised on 15 May 1887 in St Andrew’s, Hertford son of William John Mark and Elizabeth Mary Lacey, of 6 Ware Road, Hertford. He was educated at Park House, Broadstairs, Kent and Guy’s Hospital from 1905 where he became doubly qualified in Dentistry (1908) and Medicine (1912). He married Mabel Barber on 23 Oct 1913 at St Andrew’s, Hertford and they lived at 153 Ware Road, Hertford. He worked as a dental surgeon.

Wartime Service

Entered France on 5 May 1916 and died in Heilly where there were several Casualty Clearing Stations.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox