Samuel POTTS
Rank: Gunner
Number: 302018
Unit: 10th Mountain Battery ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY
Date of Death: 9 December 1917
Cemetery: Gaza War Cemetery, Palestine

Very little is known about Samuel, other than he was born in Stockport, the son of Samuel and Eileen, 22 Richardson Street.

His unit had seen action in the Third Battle of Gaza during the middle of 1917. It was equipped with six 3.7 inch howitzers, used to batter enemy strongpoints. Samuel died of malaria.

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