(Edward) David Newell

Name

(Edward) David Newell

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

07/02/1915
23

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lance Corporal
86
Hertfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

CUINCHY COMMUNAL CEMETERY
II. D. 15.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
Hertford Baptist Church
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born in 1892 son of David and Julia (Warren) Newell, of 13 Hartham Lane, Hertford and living there as a general labourer in 1901 and 1911.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford, entered France on 6 Nov 1914 and was killed in action in the fire trench at Cuinchy (Mentioned in battalion diary).

Additional Information

Brother of Private Alfred Thomas Newell who was killed in action on 16 Aug 1917 and is also commemorated on these memorials.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox