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Hyson Green Nottingham
He was the grandson of John and Sarah Fortescue of Nottingham. In the 1911 census he is listed as being single 20 yrs of age and with his battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps in barracks in India.
16 May 1915
508399 - CWGC Website
3rd Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
Rifleman Horace Henry Fortescue, enlisted at Nottingham and served with 3rd Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps. In the 1911 census he is with his battalion in India. He landed in France on 20th December 1914 and died of wounds on 16th May 1915. He is buried in Wimereux Communal Cemetery
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