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18619 William Henry Beckingham - Wiltshire Regiment

A diary for Will by his grandson

Will was born on 26th July 1890 in Easton Royal, Wiltshire, the oldest of four brothers born to Joshua and Ellen (Farrow) Beckingham. He died on 19th April 1956 in Savernake Hospital, Marlborough, Wiltshire.

He married my grandmother, Phyllis Fitchett on the 5th April 1915 at Milton Lilbourne, Wiltshire and the marriage certificate shows him to be in the 3rd Battalion, the Wiltshire Regiment.…