Waine, Sam, Private, 26153, 17th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Born Holmesfield, Derbyshire
Enlisted Llanrwst, Denbighshire
Resided Old Whittington, Derbyshire
Died of wounds 2nd July 1918

Buried in Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, III, G, 9

1911 Census:
Sam Waine was a 27 year old carter, residing at 141, Church Street, Old Whittington. He was the son of Samuel Waine, a farm labourer, and Jane Waine.

Service record:
Resided Old Whittington
Employed as a timber hauler
Enlisted 29th May 1915
Served in France from the 5th December 1915
Granted leave to England 25th July to 4th August 1917
Treated in hospital for a gas wound 6th to 12th June 1918
Wounded 22nd June 1918
Died of wounds 2nd July 1918
Personal effects sent to his father included: letters, photos, diary, two titles (in four pieces) on shoulder straps, a cigarette case, cards, two badges, a knife, a purse