WILSON, HENRY PORTER
Religion – Presbyterian.
L/ 10605 - Henry Porter Wilson – East Kent
Henry Porter Wilson.
Born - Croydon, Surrey.
Age – 20 years – 10 months.
Trade – Labourer.
Enlisted 12 August 1915 at Dover,
Joined at Canterbury 15-8-15.
The Buffs. D. Attested Pte. 12-8-15.
3rd Bn. Posted Pte.17/8/15.
1st. Posted Pte. 24-2-16.
Next of kin –
Father, Henry Porter Wilson, 13, Commercial
Mother, Elizabeth, address as above.
Brother – younger, Arthur Wilson, address
Brother – younger, Frederick Wilson, as
Reports on wounds or other injuries
received otherwise than in action.
25th October 1916.
10605. Pte. Wilson H. was admitted to
hospital 15/10/16, suffering from a sprained ankle. The
disability is of a trivial nature and will probably not
interfere with his futures efficiency as a soldier. He is
claiming that he was in the performance of military duty at the
time of the accident.
Expeditionary Force. Home Troops.
22nd November 1917.
2nd General Hospital Manchester
It is notified for information and
necessary action with Army Council Instruction. No. 2069 of
1916, that the above mentioned is to be brought before a Medical
Board (either for re-classification or discharge from the
22 November 1917.
4th December 1917.
L/10605. Pte. Wilson, 1st East
Kent Regiment has been granted a furlough – his address while on
leave will be 13, Commercial Quay, Dover.
Father of soldier – Wilson, Henry Porter,
13, Commercial Quay, Dover.
Mother, Wilson, Elizabeth - as above.
Brother, Wilson Arthur age 13 – as above.
Brother, Wilson Frederick, age 20 – 12th
Heavy Brigade, R.G.A. 3rd Brigade, Nowgong, India.
Sister, Wilson, Beatrice age 16, 13,
Commercial Quay, Dover.
Death presumed on lapse of time as having
occurred on or since 23rd March 1918.