1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

John Carpenter

Contributed by: Ian Carpenter, on 2008-11-06

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Rank
First Name John
Surname Carpenter
Year of Birth 1885
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Somerset Light Infantry
Place of Wartime Residence Newport, Isle of Wight

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Anonymous 2008-11-12

Nobly gave his life in France during the German Spring offence 23 March 1918. His position near St Quentin was overrun by the Germans.

Has no known grave and is remembered at the Pozieres Cemetery.

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