William Mills

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Birthday
24, 1856
Birthplace
England
Death Date
1932
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
24, 1856
Birthplace
England
Death Date
1932

About

Inventor of the Mills bomb, which was the hand grenade that was mostly used during the First World War by the British and Imperial forces.

Before Fame

He was a butcher and obtained a first class Certificate as a Marine Engineer in 1884 after spending seven years at sea.

Trivia

He also invented the telescopic walking stick seat.

Family Life

He was married for forty years and had no children.

Associated With

Like him, Marcel Kiepach was an inventor.