Born Risca, Monmouth, Wales, 1879. Son of Edward William Mansell and Mary Agnes Deenen. One of ten children. A former Starch Works Labourer for Reckitts, living at 1, Scarborough Terrace Kent Street, Hull (1911 Census)
Husband of Matilda at 222, Barnsley Street, (Hull War Pension address). A former They had three children.
Sergeant in the 13th EYR (Hull Pals). Awarded the Silver Wound Badge (No: B105982). He died of stomach cancer on 02/10/1920. aged 40.