CAPPER, Harry Kent

Lieutenant, No 5 Training Depot Station, RAF. Formerly London Regt. (Artists’ Rifles).

Born

February 1899.
Son of Walter Kent Capper, Solicitor (decd) and Caroline A. Capper of Emperor’s Gate, South Kensington, London formerly of 25, Hazelwell Road, Putney, London.

Education

Blundell’s School, “Petergate”, from the age of 12.
September 1911 – Easter 1915.

Death

4th June 1918, aged 19.
Accidentally killed.

Burial/Commemoration

Grave: H. P. 20.
Stamford, Lincs, GB.

Memorial

Wichendom, Little Casterton Rd, Stamford, Lincolnshire. PE9 1BB. Tel: 01780 762316.
From the A1 take A606 to Stamford. Turn left onto Casterton Rd then fork onto little Casterton Rd (not B1081). Cemetery is on the right.

Research

Commonwealth War Graves Commission - www.cwgc.org
Public Record Office, National Archives, Kew WO339/ and Medal Rolls: WO372/
“The Blundellian”
“The Register of Blundell's School, Part II 1882 – 1932” (1932) MAHOOD, A.S., Ed. Entry No. 5475

 

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