Lieutenant Cedric John Plunkett
123rd Brigade Royal Field Artillery
6th August 1917
Born at Chateau Yonvente in Pleurtuit,France in 1898.
His father was Cedric John Charles Plunkett(he died 26-01-1898) who married his mother,Alice Cupiss
(she died 12/1925) in 1881.
He had two sisters,Gladys May(she died 27-09-1959)
and Mabel Cecilia.
In the 1911 census,he was recorded as being a railway clerk and living at 20 Digby Mansions,Hammersmith,London.
He enlisted as (2360) Gunner in the Royal Field Artillery(Territorial Force),before being commissioned
2nd Lieutenant on 21-11-1915 in the Royal Field Artillery.
He was later promoted to Lieutenant.
His dis-embarkation into France was on 17-03-1915.
He was killed in action on 06-08-1917.
In his will his address was given as 4 Brandon Mansions,Queens Club Gardens,Middlesex and effects of
£64 19s(worth today £5097.35) were left to his mother,
who was now living at 7 Southwood Court,
Hampstead Garden Suburb NW11.