Henry is not remembered on the Christchurch Park war memorial.

Image Courtesy of David.

Born: 7th May 1897, Ipswich.

Baptised: 11th May 1902, Chiswick, Middlesex.

Died: 9th August 1916; age 19; Died of Wounds.

Residence: Basingstoke, Hampshire.

Enlistment Location: Warley, Essex.

Date of Entry Therein: 27th July 1915 – France.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 16229.

Regiment: Hampshire Regiment, 1st Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:


Essex Farm Cemetery,





1901   10, St. Nicholas Terrace, Chiswick, Middlesex.


Henry was 4 years old and living with his parents.

Henry Tricker, 49, a Tool Fitter, born Ipswich.

Harriet Tricker (nee Horne), 46, born Alderton, Suffolk.


1911   33, Dorchester Grove, Chiswick, Middlesex.


Henry was 14 years old and living with his parents.

Henry, 59, a Tool Fitter – Engineering.

Harriet, 56.


Soldiers’ Effects to Henry Tricker – father.


Henry is remembered on the war memorial at St. Michael’s Church, Bassingstoke, and on the war memorial at London Road, Bassingstoke, Hampshire.


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