Monday, 18 May 2015

Spencer, Harry - Rifleman (R/16599)

Rifleman Harry Spencer
7th Battalion,
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Died of Wounds
22nd September 1916
Age 27

Buried at St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen.

Newspaper Memorials:

In loving memory of Rifleman Harry Spencer, 16599, K.R.R., who died of wounds September 22nd 1916 aged 27 years.

"A bitter grief, a shock severe,
To part with one I loved so dear".

From his sorrowing Sweetheart (Hannah).

"Gone but not forgotten."

From Father, Mother, Brothers and Sisters.

"Loved in life, remembered in death,
Those miss him most who loved him best".

From Father, Mother, Brothers and Sisters.

" I, who loved you, sadly miss you,
And as dawns another year,
In my lonely hours of thinking,
Thoughts of you are always near."

Sadly missed by Hannah.

"Ever remembered"

by his father, mother, brothers and sisters"

"A good life is often too short,
But a good name lives for ever."

Ever remembered by Hannah.