|Rank & Unit||Sergeant, 1st Btn, Wilts Regt|
|Death||26th October 1914, Neuve Chappelle|
|Family||Son of Thomas and Mary Brind of West St|
|Biographic detail||Was a butcher before enlisting, had enlisted by 1911|
|Extra detail||One day, whilst leading his men to a position, progress was checked by a sniper. He sprang to the parapet, brought down his men and was able to lead on, gaining his point, being complemented by his officers. A fine athlete, he was chosen to carry a despatch and taking a short cut back but alas he never arrived.
Buried at Le Touret, but is commemorated in the churchyard