COSNETT Thomas Herbert
Regiment : 2nd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 8467
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds on 19th January 1915
Buried : Bethune Town Cemetery, France, Grave III. B. 57.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Additional information on the memorial: Worcestershire Regiment
Private 2nd Worcesters. Knights Buildings. First to go from Pershore. Died of wounds 18th January 1915. One of seven sons of T. Cosnett who all joined up. The King sent congratulations on 30th November 1915.
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/