Lance Corporal Cyril Sherwood

The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)

Died: Thursday 27 April 1916 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
SHERWOOD, CYRIL
Additional information:
Cemetery:
CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Plot I. Row F. Grave 17.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British civilian in east London, 1930-1940; officer served with 91st Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regt in GB and North Africa, 1941-1942; served with 94th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regt, Royal Artillery in North Africa, 1942-1943; served as intelligence officer with Enemy Equipment Section, Department of Technical …
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Stepney and Hackney, London, 1920-1939: review of family background as Jewish immigrants; family circumstances; education; move to Hackney, ca 1930; education at Parmetters Foundation School; studying law at King's College, London, 1937-1939; socialist beliefs; …

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Name recorded:
Sherwood, Cyril
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Sherwood, C
Memorial:
Dawley Urban District WW1 Board (WMR 65725)
Location:
Dawley, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Sherwood, C
Memorial:
Tenterden (WMR 1807)
Location:
Tenterden, Kent
Name recorded:
Sherwood, C
Memorial:
Little Dawley or Dawley Parva (WMR 38094)
Location:
Little Dawley, Shropshire

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Name:
Captain G D Sherwood
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
28 Apr 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 260)
Name:
Captain G D Sherwood
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Apr 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 261)
Name:
Captain G D Sherwood
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Apr 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 261)