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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave in Poelcapelle British Cemetery, Belgium 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Woodborough
Nelson was born in 1898 in Woodborough,Nottinghamshire in the 1911 census he is shown as 13 yrs of age single and working on a farm,he is living at Sansom Wood Cottages Calverton with his father William born 1878 and mother Charlotte 1879 and also two brothers William born 1902 and Charlie born 1908
He was a farm labourer
10 Oct 1917
491240 - CWGC Website
267957
Private
10th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He enlisted in Hucknall into the Sherwood Foresters, he was killed in action France & Flanders on 10th October 1917 and is buried in Poelcapelle British Cemetery, Belgium
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave in Poelcapelle British Cemetery, Belgium 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Nelson Brown - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave in Poelcapelle British Cemetery, Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle