SerjeantCOULSON, LESLIE

Service Number 7522

Died 08/10/1916

Aged 27

2nd/2nd Bn.
London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

attd. 12th Bn.
London Regiment (The Rangers)

Son of Frederick Raymond Coulson and Ada Mary Coulson, of 68, Corringham Rd., Golders Green, London. A former Fleet Street journalist and war poet. Author of "From an Outpost and Other Poems".

Inscription

NOTHING BUT WELL AND FAIR AND WHAT MAY QUIET US IN A DEATH SO NOBLE

Buried at GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE

Location: Somme, France
Number of casualties: 1397

Cemetery/memorial reference: I. J. 24.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.