William John Viney

Rank Rifleman
Service No A/203176
Date of Death 06/11/1916
Age 21
Regiment/Service King's Royal Rifle Corps 16th Bn.
Memorial Thiepval Memorial

William John Viney was born on 30th January 1895 in East Dulwich to William Henry Viney, a picture frame maker and carpenter, and his wife Mary Ann. William had seven siblings; Ellen (b.1888), Rose (b.1889), Elizabeth (b.1892), Grace (b.1897), Constance (b.1899), Lilian (b.1902) and Caroline (b.1903). In 1911, William was living in Camberwell and employed as a bookkeeper. Constance also died in 1916, aged 17. 

William Vardy as a young child.