Please Add William Albert Payne (my great grandfather)
New Life Story: William Albert Payne (My Great grandfather). Born September 4th 1886 in Shepreth, Cambs. Joined the 11th Batallion the Suffolk Regiment in October 1914 and landed in France in time for the battle of the Somme. He served until 1917 at which time he was wounded and returned to England. He was posted to the Suffolk Regiment Depot in Burry in 1917 where he served, supporting the Regiment until 1918. Awarded the Silver War Badge upon his return to the Depot. William took part in the Battle of the Somme and the attack and final capture of Vimmy Ridge...
Rosemary Lim commented
Record exists at https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/3433715 with surname as Payn
Please correct and add to his story.
This forum is just a means to an end, and it will be destroyed. What will continue, as a Permanent Digital Memorial is the database.
He should already be in the database. A database entry is known as a life story.
Please can you advise as to his service number; he should already be in the database