Family history story shared by June Adams
Henry Sargent was great uncle he was born in 1898 at Alpine Road Redhill, where he lived with his parents, nine sisters and one brother. He was called up in to the army when he was 18 years old, following training he was posted to France in 1917.
He was killed in the battle at Cambrai, aged only 19, where tanks were used for the first time. His remains were never found.