Other names: Gerald Sidney
Locations in this story: Zeals, WiltshireHomeSt Mary's Church, East Knoyle, Wiltshire White Cross, Zeals, WiltshireColchester Military Hospital
Story: 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.