Blissett, William

Blissett & Usher

Blissett & Usher

William Blissett

Rank: Private

Regiment: 3rd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Parents: Mr Edward & Mrs Elizabeth Blissett

Sister-in-Law: Mrs Alice M Blissett (later Helsdown)

Brother: Thomas Blissett

Brothers-in-Law: Frank Usher & Harry Usher

Parent’s Address: 1 Coleman Street, Brighton

Other Info: Killed in action on 8th November 1915 aged 29. According to CWGC, William is remembered at Wulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery, grave reference I.E.5.

William’s CEF service papers can be viewed for free here.

Published: November 1917

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Housecroft, Harold

Harold Housecraft

Harold HousecroftHarold Housecroft

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Regiment: East Surrey Regiment

Uncle & Aunt: Mr & Mrs Edward Knox

Cousin: Edgar Knox

Parents: Mr Harry & Mrs Emia Housecroft

Address: 121 Thurleigh Road, Balham, London

Other Info: The Knox’s resided in St Leonards. Harold was killed in action aged 21 on 19th November 1914. He is remembered at Wulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery, grave reference II.B.26.

Published: December 1914

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