Brice, V A
VICTOR ARTHUR BRICE
Remembered with honour Pozieres Memorial: Panel 31 and 32.
He enlisted in Watford, and was formerly Private S/4/146256 Royal Army Service Corps. He was entitled to the Victory and British War medals, and was presumed killed in action. Unfortunately, Victor’s Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
There is an article about Victor in the West Herts and Watford Observer dated 13 July 1918.
Son of James George and Fanny (nee WEBB) BRICE of Watford.
His parents married 1896 at Salisbury, Wilts, Registry Office. James died 15 August 1935 in Watford aged 69, and was buried 19 August in Vicarage Road Cemetery, Watford; Fanny died 12 October 1963 in Watford aged 91, and was buried 17 October, also in Vicarage Road Cemetery.
Victor was born 2 September 1897 in Charlton, Hants, and attended Nether Wallop C of E School, Hants, from 19 September 1904 to 11 September 1911. He resided in Chipperfield, Herts.
On the 1901 Census, aged 3 he lived in Charlton, with his parents and one sibling. On the 1911 Census, at school aged 13, he lived near Stockbridge, Hants, with his parents and four siblings.
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)