DOUGLAS SHUKER 

Rank: Private
Service Number: 512439.
Regiment: 1/14th (County of London) Bn. London Regiment (London Scottish) Killed In Action Saturday 1st July 1916 Age 20County Memorial Audlem
Commemorated\Buried GOMMECOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO.2, HEBUTERNE
Grave\Panel Ref: II.K.3
France

Enlisted London. Son of John Frederick and Hannah Shuker of Woodside, Cox Bank, Audlem. Served an apprenticeship with Mr Wood (gents outfitters) of Market Drayton and later worked for Peter Robinson in London, before enlisting in December 1915. A first day casualty of the Battle of the Somme (action at Gommecourt).

Uploaded by Mark A. Potts on February 13, 2018.