Private Arthur Caunt
Private A. Caunt

Army Number : 9619

Battalion : 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Nottingham and lived at Forest Fields, Nottingham. Son of George and Emma Caunt, of 53, Walker Street, Nottingham. Husband of Celina Caunt, of 14, Shirley Terrace, Kirkstead Road, Forest Fields. One of five brothers who fought in the war. He was a joiner prior to enlisting at Nottingham. He went to France 8th September 1914 and died as a prisoner of war at Hamela Weser, Germany, 6th January 1915.

Buried/Commemorated : Niederzwehren Cemetery, Kassel, Germany. Plot 10. Row F. Grave 16.

His brothers Lance Corporal Frederick Caunt, 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment, and Lance Corporal Henry Caunt, 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment also fell in the Great War.

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