William Prescott was born at Bootle, according to 'Soldiers Died in the Great War'
 
His photo appeared in the Bootle Times on the 30th November 1917 and is reproduced here with the kind permission of the Liverpool Daily Post & Echo.
 
The photo accompanying the photo reads, "Private Wm. Prescott, K.L.R., of 130 Rimrose-road, Bootle."