William Reginald Coggan

1882 Oct/Dec. Born Twerton, Bath, Somerset

1891 census. At Twerton, Somerset

1898 Oct 25. Enlisted in Dorsetshire Militia as William Richard Coggan (and signed as such). He was a baker and living in Poole

1899 May 1. Purchased his discharge from Militia for 2 pounds

1901 census in ASC as a baker at Aldershot Military in Stanhope and Wellington Lines, Hampshire

1908 Jan/Mar. Married Poole, Dorset to either MARGARET ANNIE ATHERSYCH or LUCY HILDA RICKMAN

1911 census at 21 Northload Street, Glastonbury

1914 Aug 11 Landed in France

1920 Aug 5. Died Fermoy, Cork


British soldiers died in Ireland