William James Carter

#70414, b. December 1890

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegDecember 1890William James Carter1

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: William's birth was registered in the quarter ended in December 1890 in the Stockton on Tees registration district.1

Census details

Military Career

Records show that William James Carter served in the armed forces. Joined the Durham Light Infantry 68th and 106th Foot in 1910. He was a 19 year old grocer. He was dismissed after 2 months as not likely to be an efficient soldier. This was because of varicose veins and decayed teeth (at 19?). His father and brother are named in the papers.2

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May have died in Stockton in 1923.

Citations

  1. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      WILLIAM JAMES
    Last name      CARTER
    Birth year      1890
    Birth quarter      4
    Registration month      -
    Mother's last name      -
    District      STOCKTON
    County      Durham
    Country      England
    Volume      10A
    Page      81
    Record set      England & Wales births 1837-2006
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      WILLIAM JAMES
    Last name      CARTER
    Birth year      1891
    Birth parish      ST JOHNS
    Birth town      STOCKTON
    Birth county      DURHAM
    Birth country      ENGLAND
    Service number      10999
    Rank      -
    Regiment      Durham Light Infantry - 68th & 106th Foot
    Document Type      Attestation
    Attestation year      1910
    Attestation Day      9
    Attestation Month      8
    Attestation age years      19
    Attestation age months      8
    Attestation Corps      Durham Light Infantry
    Attestation service number      10999
    Discharge Corps      Durham Light Infantry
    Series      WO97 chelsea pensioners british army service records 1760-1913
    Box      4501
    Box Record Number      17
    Record set      British Army Service Records 1760-1915
    Category      Armed forces & conflict
    Subcategory      Regimental & service records
    Collections from      United Kingdom.