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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking the grave at Etaples Military Cemetery. 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Nottingham
He was the son of William and Alice Guilford and the brother of Lily, William, Ada and Albert Guilford of 14 Gadd Street.
He attended All Saints Sunday School and was a member of 10th Nottingham (All Saints) Company Boys Brigade. He was employed by John Player & Sons as a tobacco weigher up in 1911.
13 Aug 1917
21
501679 - CWGC Website
31766
Private
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Enlisted October 1915. Died of wounds and buried Etaples Military Cemetery (grave ref XXV.M.1)
Nottingham Evening Post notice (abridged), 5 September 1917: 'Private H Guilford, Sherwood Foresters, 14 Gadd Street, Nottingham, died of wounds August 13th.' War obituary, All Saints Church News, October 1917: 'Harry Guilford, 14 Gadd Street, Private Sherwood Foresters, he enlisted October 1915, died of wounds August 13th 1917, aged 21. He won several prizes at our Sunday School and was in our company of the Boys Brigade.'
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking the grave at Etaples Military Cemetery. 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Harry Guilford - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking the grave at Etaples Military Cemetery. Courtesy of Murray Biddle