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He was the son of Mr. T. W. and Annie Blackwell of 235 Castle Boulevard, Lenton, Nottingham. His brother, Private Tom Wallace [Wallace] Blackwell, 8th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment, died of wounds on 29 August 1918 (St Sever Cemetery Extension).
19 Nov 1917
845138 - CWGC Website
16th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, West Vlaanderen, Belgium (Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A.).
Nottingham Evening Post notice (abridged) 8 December 1917: 'Blackwell. Killed in action November 18th 1917, Henry W Blackwell, Sherwood Foresters, age 36 (sic), eldest son of Tom and Annie Blackwell of 235 Castle Boulevard, Lenton. Mother, father, Gerty and Harold and brother Wallace [Tom Wallace] (wounded, in hospital).
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