Huthwaite War Memorial Project

BUXTON A. E. 19774

Huthwaite War Memorial

Albert Edward Buxton

Private 19774 - Sherwood Foresters
Notts Derby Regiment 9th Battalion

Killed in Action France 4th October 1917 : Aged 21

TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A.

A young Military Medallist and the son of Quarter Master Walter and Annie Buxton whom were formerly addressed upon Blackwell Road, Huthwaite, before recordedly residing at 3 Furnace Hill, Chesterfield.

Notts Free Press 2nd November 1917 - PRIVATE A.E. BUXTON, HUTHWAITE
Official intimation has been received that Private A.E. Buxton was killed in action on October 4th ,1917. The deceased soldier who was 21 years of age, enlisted on August 21st ,1914 and had seen much active service on three fronts – Salonica, Egypt, and for the past sixteen months in France with the 9th Sherwood Foresters.-He was the son of Quarter-master Walter Buxton, West African Expeditionary Force, late of Blackwell Road, Huthwaite.

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Written 15 Feb 09 Revised 15 Feb 09 © by Gary Elliott