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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th November 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Nottingham
He was the son of Frederick and Sarah Townrow of 13 Bangor Street Nottingham. According to the Eastwood & Kimberley Advertiser (15/10/1915) 'for a number of years he was in the service of Dr Dixon.'
30 Sep 1915
21
466278 - CWGC Website
20113
Private
12th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
Private Herbert Ernest Townrow,he enlisted at Nottingham early in the war with the King's Royal Rifle Corps but transferred to the Northumberland Fusiliers in which his brother was also serving. He landed in France on 9th September 1915, he died of wounds on 30th September 1915 and is buried in Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery
Nottingham Evening Post obituary (abridged) 6 November 1915: TOWNROW, Private H Townrow, 12th Northumberland Fusiliers, 13 Bangor Street, Nottingham, died of wounds September 30th, age 21.
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th November 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Herbert Ernest Townrow - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th November 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918