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  • Photograph of Joseph Foster is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.
Person Details
Sneinton Nottingham
He was the son of Henry and Ellen Foster and the brother of Albert Henry, Lewis, Doris and William Foster. In 1911 they lived at 12 Mafeking Street Sneinton Nottingham. He was the husband of Rosa (née Stanley) Foster and the father of Stanley Foster.
In 1911 he was an assistant in a business.
20 Oct 1914
27
872884 - CWGC Website
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Private
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Joseph Foster, enlisted at Nottingham and served with the 2nd Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, he was a pre war regular who landed in France with the battalion on 8th September 1914 and who was reported missing since 20th October 1914, he was confirmed as having been killed in action on that date on 30th June 1915. Having no known grave his name is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial.
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  • Photograph of Joseph Foster is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.
    Joseph Foster - Photograph of Joseph Foster is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.