Henry Spooner

Rank Company Quartermaster Sergeant
Service No 479
Date of Death 28/10/1915
Age 42
Regiment/Service Royal Engineers London Army Troops Signal Coy.
Cemetery St Pancras Cemetery

Henry Spooner was born in Bow, London in 1873 to Joseph Spooner and Annie Tabitha Spooner (nee Evans). He had seven siblings; Annie (b.1862), Lucy (b.1863), Edwin (b.1865), Rebecca (b.1866), Alfred (b.1868), Joseph (b.1878) and Grace (b.1880)

Henry married Annie Eliza in 1905, whilst working as a Fish Porter and an Auctioneers Clerk. The couple had two children, Clara (b.1905) and Reginald (b.1909) and lived in Clifton Road, Finchley. Henry was transported home for sickness or wounds and died in Finchley in October 1915.