Names on East Knoyle War Memorial

Gerald Sidney Forward

Surname: Forward
Other names: Gerald Sidney
Other people in this story:
Sidney Forward
Lucy Forward
Bertha Forward née Mallett
Locations in this story:
Zeals, Wiltshire
St Mary's Church, East Knoyle, Wiltshire
White Cross, Zeals, Wiltshire
Colchester Military Hospital

Gerald Sidney Forward was born in 1889 in Zeals, Wiltshire. He was the son of Sidney and Lucy Forward. At the time of the 1911 Census, he was living at White Cross, Zeals, Wiltshire. In 1916 he married Bertha Mallett. He enlisted as a Private in the South Wales Borderers (Service No. 4/64728). He died at Colchester Military Hospital on 10th November 1918 and was buried in the cemetery extension at St Mary's Church, East Knoyle (grave id. 240). He is remembered on the East Knoyle War Memorial.  

  • East Knoyle War Memorial

Links to related web content / sources:
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The National Archives