Charles Adderley

Randall Arthur Alcock

George Henry Allsopp

William Allwood

George Herbert Alton

Thomas Alton

Stephen Annable

Harold Arnold

Arthur Ashton

David Johnson Barber

Thomas William Barker

Raymond Theodore Frederick Barnett M.B.E, R.A.M.C.

John Bates

Samuel Wood Bath

George Edward Belfield

Samuel Arthur Belfield

Allan Bembridge

Arthur Bembridge

John Bembridge

Albert Beresford

George Alexander Berkin

Harry Birkin (Berkin)

William Blackham

James Puttock Blagg

Charles Frederick Bloor

Albert Blount

James William Blount

William Bond

Charlie Boot

Ernest Boot

William Herbert Boot

William James Booth

Samuel Bower

Fred Bowler M.M.

George Bowmer

William Brailsford

Charles Reginald Brandreth

John George Brentnall

George Brown

David John Burbridge

George Burdett

Arthur Butler

John Butler

Private 70205

James William Blount

17th Battalion ('Welbeck Rangers') Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)

Killed in action by a piece of shrapnel at Ypres on Sunday 17th June 1917 aged 21.

James had previously been wounded in the head in October 1916 and had been invalided back to England and treated at Leeds Hospital before returning to the frontline.

Burial Place

He is buried in the Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery, Belgium.




James was the son of John George and Emma Elizabeth Blount (nee Annable), of 73, Penn St., Belper, he enlisted in Belper on Saturday 10th October 1914.

His mother's brother Stephen Annable was killed on Tuesday 8th June 1915.


Before enlisting James was employed at Denby Colliery and was a member of the Primitive Methodist Church.

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