Stunt, A

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Rank: Lance Corporal / Sergeant

Regiment: 8th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Mother: Mrs F Foster

Brothers: H Stunt & F Foster

Cousin: A Foster

Address: Chapel Cottages, Westfield

Other Info: Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website. The text from ‘A Close Escape’ reads: The picture shows a tattered and torn knapsack. It was reduced to this conditional by a shell, which blew it off the back of Corporal A Stunt of the 8th Royal Sussex Pioneers as he was leaving the trenches about October 30th. He was not injured. The knapsack is now in the possession of Miss A Davis, 77 St Thomas’ Road, Hastings by whom it was brough to us to be photographed.

Awarded the Military Medal on 31st July 1917 for gallant conduct and devotion to duty in the field. He has been wounded twice, and has seen over two years active service.

Published: October 1914, January 1916, May 1916 & November 1917

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