COSNETT Henry William
Regiment : 2nd Battalion Devonshire Regiment
Service number : 70421
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds on 28th May 1918
Buried : Marfaux British Cemetery, France, Grave V. D. 2.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club.
Additional information on the memorial: Devonshire Regiment.
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.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/