William Henry Pounder (Heaviside) was born 27 May 1895 at Cockfield to James Pounder and Frances Heaviside. He was baptised 17 July 1895. Both parents died in 1900. He attended St. Helen’s School then Cockfield County School in 1908 and was registered as William Pounder. In 1911 he lived with his uncle Jonathan A. Sewell at 10 Bleak Terrace, Cockfield. He worked as a colliery labourer above ground.
He died East Green Nursing Home, West Auckland 1986. William Henry Pounder’s service record has not been traced.