Lance Corporal Henry Caunt
Lance Corporal Henry Caunt

Army Number : 9656

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

Born at Nottingham and lived at 12, Hampton Terrace, Howard Street, Nottingham. Son of George and Emma Caunt, of 53, Walker Street, Nottingham. One of five brothers who fought in the war. He went to France 8th September 1914 and was killed in action, 20th October 1914, in the German attack on the British positions at Ennetteres, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Panel 7.

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

Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium.
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