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Private Jesse Adcock

Army Number : 26481

Battalion : 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

He lived at Chilwell, Nottinghamshire. Son of Jesse and Charlotte Adcock, of 31, Upper Regent Street, Beeston, Nottinghamshire. He was a town labourer prior to enlisting at Nottingham 26th May 1915. He went to France 6th March 1916 and was killed in action whilst serving in the line at St. Julien, Belgium

Buried/Commemorated : Track X Cemetery, Belgium. Row D, Grave 17.

Private Adcock is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
St. Mary Magadalen Church War Memorial, Attenborough, Nottinghamshire.
Christ Church War Memorial, Chilwell, Nottinghamshire.
Memorial Hall War Memorial, Chilwell, Nottinghamshire.
Memorial Hall (New Plaque) War Memorial, Chilwell, Nottinghamshire.

His brother Private James Adcock 10th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment also fell in the Great War.