Serjeant 27146 2/5th Battalion The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey)|
Died 21 May 1940 aged 50
Remembered on Ash War Memorial
Remembered on the Dunkirk Memorial
Remembered on the Memorial to the Men of Ash Vale in St Mary’s Church
William was born in London and was the son of William and Catherine Emily Standley.
Corporal Standley married Nellie Laura Taylor 18 December 1917 in St Mary’s Church.
Kathleen Standley of 1 Grenadier Road, daughter of William A Standley, born 14 July 1921, attended Heathcote School.
Electoral registers record William Arthur George and Nellie Laura Standley living in 1 Grenadier Cottages, Grenadier Road 1927-1939 and Nellie living in 1 Grenadier Road in 1945.