Geoffrey Nutter

Geoffrey Nutter

Date of Birth

Unknown

Course

2 Years at Borough Road College, 1914-1916

Service number

126682

WW1 rank

Gunner

Royal Horse Artiller, attd. ā€œPā€ Anti-Aircraft Battery

Date of death

6 February 1917

Buried/memorial

Eclusier Communal Cemetery, Eclusier-Vaux (Grave/Memorial reference: A. 10.)

Biography

Gunner Geoffrey Nutter was the son of James and Mary Alice Nutter, he had a brother called Harry. Nutter attended Borough Road College for two years, playing football for the college. After Borough Road College he went straight into active service, signing up on 10 January 1916, which would have been before his studies had officially finished. He died from wounds on 6 February 1917 aged 25. His brother Harry also died on active service and is buried alongside him.

Sources

Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BFSS/2/9/13/11 [BRCFB011], BRCFB012, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, http://www.briercliffesociety.co.uk/Soldiers/Harry%20Nutter.htm

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