Edward William BELCHER

Forename(s): Edward William

Surname: BELCHER

   Soldier

Date of birth: 1877 (approx., calculated)

Date of death: 17 Oct 1914

Date of burial: 22 Oct 1914

Age at death: 37 years

Address: 13 High Street, Parish of Newport

Section: C  Unconsecrated - Cemetery map

Grave No: 530  Section map

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Burial Register entry: Newport   3399


Killed in St James Street when explosion in inspection chamber caused cover to land on him.


External link(s):

   CWGC record

   Biography (includes Newspaper report of death etc.

Newport Cemetery

Edward William BELCHER

Image by: Tony Barton



Inscription

1292 RIFLEMAN
E. W. BELCHER
8TH BN. HAMPSHIRE REGIMENT
17TH OCTOBER 1914 AGE 37

Transcription by: Tony Barton