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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 21st November 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknal 1914-1918
Person Details
Liverpool
He was the husband of May Pierce and in 1911 they lived at 2 Royston Terrace Hawthorn Street Meadows Nottingham.
He had no occupation in 1911.
07 Aug 1916
24
1548281 - CWGC Website
15824
Nottingham
Private
10th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Robert Pierce enlisted at Nottingham, he served with the 10th battalion Sherwood Foresters Regiment. He went to France 16th February 1915 and was killed in action, 7th August 1916, during the attack on the German positions at Delville Wood, France during the Battle of the Somme. Having no known grave his name is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, France. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A.
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 21st November 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknal 1914-1918
    Robert Pierce - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 21st November 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknal 1914-1918