Regiment : 4th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 15445
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds aged 19 on 22nd August 1915
Place of death : At sea
Buried : Commemorated on Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 104 to 113.
Birthplace : Ombersley, Worcestershire, enlisted Worcester, resident Chadwick, Worcestershire
Relatives : Son of James Blount, of Chadwick Hill, Stourport, Worcestershire, and the late Mary B. Blount
Memorial : Hartlebury St James the Apostle Churchyard
Also appears on : Ombersley St Andrew's Church with the additional information: Pte. Ombersley War Memorial. Hartlebury C of E School now in Hartlebury Village Hall.
Additional information on the memorial: Private
Rank given as Corporal on Soldiers Died in the Great War.
A photograph of Lance Corporal J.W. Blount can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 25th September 1915, available at Worcestershire Archives.