Correctly named 32340 Pte WJ Harper Norf R
William John was born in 1883/4 in Oldford, Middlesex. He served with the 3rd Battalion. He also served as 26006 in the 5/2Bn East Surrey Regt. He is entitled to a pair.
Living at 63 Ellenborough Road, Wood Green and then 21 Litchfield Road Lower Edmonton, he was a steel machinist when he enlisted. It is noted he worked in the Enfield Rifle Factory.
He was discharged due to synovitis to the right knee and varicose veins in November 1919
On a length of modern ribbon