Hennock & Teign Village Chronicle

Published by the Hennock Village Hall Committee

300° view of Hennock from
the top of the Church Tower

© 2014 D Baker

Remembering the Fallen

He gave his today for our tomorrow.

Name: Wilcocks

Forenames: Samuel Henry

Birth: 1878, Hennock

Parents: Henry & Frances

Abode in 1881:

Abode in 1891:

Abode in 1901: Kingsteignton

Abode in 1911: Kingsteignton

Residence given on Service Record: Missing

Residence given on Casualty List: Kingsteignton


Died: 3 Sep 1916, Killed in action

Age: 38

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

CWGC Grave or Memorial:   Thiepval Memorial. Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France. Pier and Face 1 C. Final resting place unknown.

Remembered in Hennock Church Yard:

Recorded on the Hennock War Memorial: No

Index to CWGC Burial Record Found: No

Regiment: Devonshire, 1st Battalion

Rank: Private

Service number: 21128

Medals: Victory, British