Those Who Fell on Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial 2

Herbert Trevor George Snook

Surname: Snook
Other names: Herbert Trevor George
Other people in this story:
Tom Snook
Albertina Louisa Snook nee Scammell
Locations in this story:
Ebbesbourne Wake, Wiltshire
France & Flanders
Thiepval Memorial, France
Prescombe Cottages, Ebbesbourne Wake, Wiltshire
Devizes, Wiltshire

Story:
Herbert Trevor George Snook was born in 1893 in Ebbesbourne Wake, Wiltshire. He was the son of Tom Snook, a Farm Labourer, and Albertina Louisa Snook (nee Scammell). At the time of the 1911 Census he was single, working as a carter on a farm and living at Prescombe Cottages, Ebbesbourne Wake, Wiltshire. He enlisted in Devizes, Wiltshire, and joined the 2nd Battalion of the Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire) Regiment (Service No. 19112). He served in France & Flanders and at the time of his death held the rank of Lance Corporal. He was awarded the Victory and British War medals. He died on 8th July 1916 and his name appears on the Thiepval Memorial (Pier and Face 13 A). He is remembered on the Ebbesbourne Wake War Memorial.

Images:
  • Those Who Fell on Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial
  • Those Who Served on Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial
  • Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial 07
  • Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial 06
  • Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial 05
  • Ebbesbourne Wake Memorial 04

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