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: Snell

Forenames: Wilfred William

Birth: 1892 Hennock

Parents: George & Mary

Abode in 1901: Kingsteignton

Abode in 1911: Higher Barracks, Howell Road, Exeter, 3 Devonshire Regiment

Residence given on Service Record: Missing

Residence given on Casualty List: Not Given

Wife: None

Died: 26 Oct 1917, Killed in action

Age: 25

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

CWGC Grave or Memorial: Tyne Cot Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot LIV. F. 9

Remembered in Hennock Church Yard:

Recorded on the Hennock War Memorial: No

Index to CWGC Burial Record Found: No

Regiment: Devonshire, 8th (Service) Battalion

Rank: L/Sergeant

Service number: 3/6162

Medals: Victory, British & 14 Star