Louis Joseph Conquest

Name

Louis Joseph Conquest

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

01/07/1916
18

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Rifleman
3982
London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles)
1st/9th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 9 C.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Wesleyan (Bushey & Oxhey Methodist) Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Louis Joseph Conquest, born in 1898, was the son of Joseph Oliver Conquest, a carpenter, and his wife Annie.

Wartime Service

Louis enlisted as Rifleman 3982 in the London Regiment, 1st/9th Battalion and was killed in action on the first day of the Somme, 1 July 1916.

Additional Information

After his death he was recorded as the son of Joseph and Annie Conquest, of 37, Oxhey St., Watford. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild