Foster, Heaton

2nd Lieut,. Heaton Foster, 1st EYR

BORN FULHAM, 06/02/1899. SON OF ANNIE TAYLOR & THE LATE CHARLES FOSTER, OF ‘WYTON’, BROUGH, YORKS. EDUCATED AT OLD COLLEGE, WINDEMERE, SHREWSBURY SCHO0L AND THE ROYAL MILITARY ACADEMY SANDHURST. GAZETTED TO SECOND LIEUTENANT, 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, ON 27/09/1917.SERVED IN FRANCE, FROM 12/10/1917. TRANSFERRED TO THE 1ST EYR BATTALION, ON 08/02/1918. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, NEAR KEMMEL, ON 16/04/1918, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED AT THE TYNE COT CEMETERY. HS PHOTO WAS PUBLISHED IN THE DE RUVIGNY ROLL OF HONOUR, VOLUME 5. *
HE LEFT £306 IN HIS WILL TO HIS WIDOWED MOTHER, ANNIE, AT THIS PROBATE ADDRESS.


First name:
HEATON
Rank:
2nd Lieutenant
Date Died
16/04/1918
Place died:
Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Age:
19
ELLOUGHTON MOUNT, BROUGH, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK