14576 Private Samuel Board Enticott
1st July 1916
Born in Axminster ,Devon in 1883.
His parents were Samuel Enticott(1857-1926) and Anna-Maria Board(1859-1916). They married in 1882.
Samuel had 4 brothers; Frederick William(1891-1966),
Charles Francis(born in 1892),
Bertram Leonard(29/09/1893-09/03/1960) and
He also had 7 sisters;
Eva Minnie(born in 1884),
Emily Elizabeth(born in 1898),
Winifred May(20/07/1900-1980) and
In the 1891 census the family were living at
the small shop on Castle Hill in Axminster ,Devon. Samuel Senior was working as a fruiter and greengrocer.
The next time that Samuel junior can be found in the census' is in 1911. He was recorded as living at
602 Woolwich Road,New Charlton,Kent.He was employed as a bar man.
He enlisted in London and was killed in action on 01/07/1916.
He was awarded the 1914-1918 British War and Allied Victory medals.
His brother Bertram served as 44185 Private with 2nd Devonshire Regiment from 13/01/1916 until 03/09/1919.