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  • University College Nottingham Officers and Cadets in 1914. Henry Pattison Carey is back row third from the right. The college OTC commanding officer SR Trotman is seated front row centre. Front row second from the right next to Trotman is Thomas Porteous Black the college Registrar who was killed in Gallipoli in August 1915.
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Nottingham
Henry Pattison Carey was born in 1896 and was the son of William Henry Carey a lace curtain finisher and Jane Pertwee Carey née Pattison of Newcastle Drive, Nottingham. His father was born in 1855 in Nottingham and his mother Jane Pertwee Pattison was born in 1860 in East Chester, they were married in 1890 in Chelmsford and went on to have 3 children, sadly one of which died in early infancy, their other remaining child was another son Philip Norman Carey born 1902 in Nottingham. In the 1911 census the family are living at Carrisbrook Drive, Mapperley Park, Nottingham,and are shown as William Henry Carey 56 yrs a lace curtain finisher, he is living with his wife Jane Pertwee 51 yrs and their two sons , Henry Pattison Carey 14 yrs a scholar and Phillip Norman Carey 9 yrs a scholar, also living at the house are three female domestic servants. His probate was proven on 10th March 1916 at Nottingham and shows him as Henry Pattiosn Carey of Carrisbrook Drive, Nottingham Lieutenant in HM Army died on 10th August 1915 at Gallipoli, his effects of £76 15 shillings and 9 pence were left to William Henry Carey a lace finisher (father)
Educated at Repton School which he left in April 1914.
07 Aug 1915
19
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Lieutenant
9th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Lieutenant Henry Pattison Carey received a commission in Kitchener's Army, in August 1914 and served with the 9th battalion Sherwood Foresters . He was killed in action at Gallipoli between 7th August -11 August 1915. He has no known grave his name is commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli.
Nottingham Evening Post obituary (abridged) 23 August 1915: CAREY killed in action between August 7th and 11th, Lieutenant HP Carey (Jack), 9th Sherwood Foresters, son of WH and J Carey, Carisbrooke Drive, age 19.
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  • University College Nottingham Officers and Cadets in 1914. Henry Pattison Carey is back row third from the right. The college OTC commanding officer SR Trotman is seated front row centre. Front row second from the right next to Trotman is Thomas Porteous Black the college Registrar who was killed in Gallipoli in August 1915.
    Photo David Nunn - University College Nottingham Officers and Cadets in 1914. Henry Pattison Carey is back row third from the right. The college OTC commanding officer SR Trotman is seated front row centre. Front row second from the right next to Trotman is Thomas Porteous Black the college Registrar who was killed in Gallipoli in August 1915.