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Nottingham
1901;Brother, William age 32. Born in Putney, London.Occupation Tailor. Sister in law, Elizabeth ahe 31. Born in Newhall, Derbyshire. Cousins Katherine age 12. Born in Newhall, Dorothy age4. Born in Nottingham. George born in Burton on Trent, Staffordshire. Address, 2 Selina (?) Terrace. 1911; William & Elizabeth as above. Kate a machinist. Dorothy no occupation.George a Warehouseman.Visitor, Leslie Walter Payner age 2. Born in Nottingham.Address, 14 Alfred Street South.
21 Mar 1918
28
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Private
2/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
The Germans launched Operation Michael on 21/03/1918, aiming to smash through the British armies using artillery and men brought in from Russia. The 2/7th Sherwood Foresters held on for most of the morning but their flanks were turned and by noon the battalion had ceased to exist. Pte. Carter was killed in action that day.
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