Henry Maurice Watkins Wells

Lieutenant 4th Battalion Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire) Regiment and then the Royal Flying Corps.

1889 - 1916

Laid to rest: Canadian Cemetery No.2, Neuville St Vaast, Pas-de-Calais (Joint Grave 10.C17-18)

Born in Sotwell he was killed in action 15 September 1916, aged 27.

Son of Henry Watkins and Alexandra Mary Wells of Sotwell Hill. Henry Watkins Wells, was a Director of Wallingford Brewery. The 1901 census shows the family living at Sotwell Hill (House), with Henry Maurice, 7 yrs old, and four sisters.