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2nd Bn Hampshire Regt

Killed in action 27/1/1917 aged 18 and buried in A.I.F Burial Ground, Flers, Somme, France

Born Portsmouth, Kingston 1898, son of Alfred and Katherine, brother of Ethel and Alfred. In 1901 and 1911 the family lived at 45 Olinda St, Portsmouth. In 1901 his father was a bricklayers apprentice and by 1911 he was a plasterer.