Isle of Wight County Press

Isle of Wight County Press

County Press of 17.6.1916 "SANDFORD - Official news has been received by Mr. H. Punch, formerly employed at the Sandown Nurseries and now of Angmering, Sussex, that his fifth son Edward, has been killed by a shell. His captain has written expressing deep sympathy and stating that the deceased was much liked by his officers and comrades. Mr. Punch had four sons who joined up. James, who was in the I.W. Rifles, has been missing since last year.""

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  • Born 1886

    Died 1915

    British Army 8/2215 Rifleman Hampshire Regiment 1/8th Battalion