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16th Bn Middlesex Regiment

Died of wounds 30/9/1917 aged 28 and buried in Cement House Cemetery, West Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Born Portsmouth 1889, son of Alfred and Sarah, brother of Eliza, Rose, Mary, Thomas, Beatrice, Alice, James and Emily. In 1891 and 1901 the family were living at 39 Somers St, Portsmouth, by 1911 he was living with his wife at 5 Nelson Terrace, Drayton, Portsmouth and was working as a slater.