Harry Colin Sackett

FatherVincent Edward Sackett (1855-1894)
MotherElizabeth Perrett (c 1865-)
Harry Colin Sackett, son of Vincent Edward Sackett and Elizabeth Perrett, was born in Bangalore, Madras, IndiaG, on 5 June 18941 and baptized there on 23 June 1894.1 Harry served in the First World War as a lance corporal in the Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment.) He was killed in action, aged 22, in FranceG on 16 September 1916.2,3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. "India Births and Baptisms 1786–1947", database, FamilySearch, film 521879, "Harry Colin Sackett, b. 5 Jun 1894, bap. 23 Jun 1894, Bangalore, Madras, India, s. Vincent Edward Sackett & Elizabeth."
  2. Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (www.greatwar.nl), "Sackett, Harry Colin, Lance Corporal, service no. 11372, d. 16/09/1916, age unknown, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment), United Kingdom, Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A, Thiepval Memorial."
  3. GRO Indexes to War Deaths, 1914-1921 (National Archives), "1916. Sackett, L/Cpl Harry C, no. 11372, unit: N & D R."
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