Other names: Maurice Henry
Locations in this story: ShaftesburyHaslar Naval Hospital, Gosport, HampshireHaslar Royal Naval Cemetery, Gosport, HampshireChurch Hill, Iwerne Minster, Dorset
Story: Maurice Henry Green was born in 1897 in Shaftesbury. He was the son of Harry Green, a domestic gardener, and Sarah Green. At the time of the 1911 Census he was single, a scholar and living at Church Hill, Iwerne Minster, Dorset. He enlisted in the Royal Navy (Service No. K/37726) and served on H.M.S. Diadem. At the time of his death he held the rank of Stoker 2nd Class. He died from pneumonia on 16th January 1917 in the Haslar Royal Naval Hospital, Gosport, Hampshire and was buried at the Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery (grave id. E.27.4). He was awarded the Victory and British War medals and is remembered on the Iwerne Minster War Memorial, Shaftesbury.