COSNETT Henry William
Conflict : WW1
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
2nd Battalion Devonshire Regiment
Service No 70421
Born and enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire
Died of wounds on 28th May 1918
Buried in Marfaux British Cemetery, France, Grave V. D. 2.
2nd Devons. (Opposite Newlands House). Worked at Summerton’s. 19 years of age March 1918. Left England about 30th April 1918, killed 28th May 1918.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men’s Club
Pershore Abbey with the additional information: Devonshire Regiment
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: