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Willcocks Family
Posted by Stuart Mills on 2002/06/09

I am interested in tracing what happened to my my Great Great Uncle William Willcocks (born at Plympton St. Mary, Devon, UK in 1879). I know that William was working in the mining industry in South Africa after 1901 (possibly around Johannesburg). My grandmother remembered that he paid yearly visits to his relatives in and around Plymouth, Devon, UK before WWI. In 1918 William was at the South African Hospital, Richmond, Surrey, UK as a result of being wounded in WWI. It would seem that he returned to South Africa at some time between 1918 and 1926 and remained in South Africa. I do not know what happened to him after this point. Can anyone help? Many Thanks Stuart Mills London, UK