Corporal 9708 Ernest Edward DAVENPORT

Reason: Killed in Action by a shell while laying barbed wire
Date and age: 29 Apr 1915 | 31yrs
Location:   Front lines nr Armentieres
Battle:   Second Battle of Ypres
CWGC Cemetery:   Bois Grenier Communal Cemetery, Nord, France
Grave:   D.2
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Unit: 2nd Battalion
Regiment: Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Brigade:   19th Infantry Brigade
Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: at Warwick
In Theatre:   Yet to be established
Born:   Dec Qtr 1884 at Southam
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Baptism:   30 Nov 1884 at Southam St. James   Index
Parents: Edward and Elizabeth Davenport [nee French]
 
Wife:   Florence Emily Brain [nee Mann]    
Marriage:   Jan Qtr 1913 at Southam    
1891 Address:   Daventry Road, Southam
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1901 Address: Stockton Road, Southam
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1911 Address: British Army Barracks, India
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1901 Occupation:
Regular Soldier
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CWGC Page: Corporal Davenport

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