Private Henry George Baxter
10th September 1917
“Our Shrapnel Barrage was not good. One of the earliest shells burst just behind the hole from which I stepped. It wounded Rowbotham and Baxter (my two signallers) and destroyed the basket of carrier pigeons.”
Initials: H G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn
Date of Death: 14/09/1917
Service No: 203433
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XIX. B. 6.
Cemetery: LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY
Name: Henry George Baxter
Birth Place: Islington, Middx.
Residence: New Court, Middx.
Death Date: 14 Sep 1917
Enlistment Location: Bermondsey, Middx.
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion.
Type of Casualty: Died of wounds
Comments: Formerly 2201, Royal Bucks Hussars.