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14th Bn Hampshire Regiment

Killed in action 1/2/1917 aged 32 and buried in Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, West Vlaanderen, Belgium

Born Portsmouth in 1884, son of Edwin and Emma, brother of Edwin, Jessie, George, Ethel and Nellie. In 1891 the family were living at Durham House, Tipnor Lane, Portsmouth and his father was working as a shipwright, by 1911 he was living with his wife at 49 Olive Terrace, Tipnor Rd, Portsmouth and was working as a bricklayer. He married in Portsmouth in 1905 and had 4 children, Reginald, Albert, Ena and Nora