113557 Sgt William Ambrose
M.M. Royal Engineers
Awarded the MILITARY MEDAL for bravery
in the Field
|William Ambrose was teaching at Lander
Road School when war was declared on 8th August 1914, and enlisted
along with 23,000 fellow teachers during the course of the war.
William survived the war, having been promoted to the rank of
2nd Lieutenant and returned to teaching after de-mobilization.