Private 21118 Arthur John Devenport

Reason: Killed in Action
Date: 17 Jul 1916
Age:   22
Theatre: France and Flanders
Main Battle   Battle of the Somme
Action:   Battle of Bazentine Ridge
CWGC Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
Grave or Panel: Pier and Face 2 c & 3 A
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
WW1 Unit: 6th Battalion
Regiment: Leicestershire Regiment
Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Enlisted at Melton Mowbray, Leics
Arrived in Theatre:   Yet to be established
Born:   6 Oct 1893 at Southam
Parents: Alfred and Louisa Devenport [nee Parrott]
1901 Address:   Napton Road, Southam
1911 Address:   Birstall, Leicester  
1911 Occupation:   Servant  
CWGC Page:      
Private Devenport
CWGC Memorial: Thiepval Memorial
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: Leicestershire Regiment
Lest We Forget:   Southam Men in the Great War

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