Private Arthur Deverill
Private Arthur Deverill

Army Number : 26341

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

Born and lived at Bulwell, Nottinghamshire. Son of William and Faith Deverill, of 3 Council Place, Stockwell Street, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire. Was a bleacher. He enlisted at Nottingham 22nd May 1915, went to France 6th March 1916 and was killed in action, 12th July 1916, during a raid on German trenches at Ferme-de-Bois, France, by a shell burst.

Buried/Commemorated : Le Touret Military Cemetery, Richebourg-Lavoue, France. Plot 3. Row J. Grave 3.

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

Le Touret Military Cemetery, Richebourg-Lavoue, France.
Photograph of name not yet obtained. Grave picture not yet obtained.
Private Arthur Deverill is also commemorated on the following local memorials:--
St. Mary's Church War Memorial, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire.