Samuel Thomas Spicer

Name

Samuel Thomas Spicer
1885

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

25/10/1917
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
29549
Bedfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Panel 48 to 50 and 162A.
Belgium

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford
Not on the Hoddesdon memorials

Pre War

Born in 1887 in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire son of William Dowton and Jane (Spicer) Dowton living in Bull Plain, Hertford in 1901 and in 2 Spencer Street, Hertford in 1911 working as a coal dealer’s carman.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford and was killed in action on the eve of the Third Battle of Ypres in the region of Zillbeke.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox