H.S.Brett Portrait

H.S.Brett

Dublin Core

Title

H.S.Brett Portrait

Subject

PTE.H.S.BRETT 1st Battalion, East Lancashires. Killed 18th October 1916, aged 28.

Description

PTE.HARRY SYDNEY BRETT 1st Battalion, East Lancashires. Killed 18th October 1916, aged 28. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Pier and Face 6 C.
School: 1898-1904
Register: DOB 7 December 1889. Admitted:14 Sept 1898 aged 8. Son of E.F.J. Brett, 103 Nottingham Road New Basford. Overseer and Rate collector Left Dec 1904.
In the 1911 Census Harry was living with his parents in Woodborough and was an Estate & Insurance Agent.
He married Gladys Helen Griffiths in Notts in 1915. She was living at The Plough Inn, Lowdham (now the Worlds End) when Harry died.
They had 1 child: Percy Edward S Brett (born 11.05.1916 in Notts).

Harry was in the North Staffordshire Regiment before transferring to the 1st Battalion East Lancashire Regiment.

Creator

YG

Contributor

SLW. and Alison Glazebrook., Lowdham.