Parents William Arthur Davenport, d 1924, Manager of Gillett and Co. later Barclay's Bank and Jane b Combe, Oxfordshire.
In 1841 Gillett and Tawney of Banbury opened a bank at 15 Market Street Woodstock, which moved to 16, Park Street in the 1870's and was taken over by Barclays in 1919.
Siblings Younger sister Dorothy Ida b 1899 d 1982
Lyndhurst, Oxford Street Woodstock (once the home of Mr. Bowley Headmaster of Woodstock Primary School 1935-1965)
Regiment: Rifle Brigade 6th Battalion
Secondary Unit, Regiment attd. "C" Coy. 11th Bn. Tank Corps (The Prince Consort's Own)
Died on active service. 23rd August 1918
Listed on the absent voters list 1918. Qualifying premises 'Lyndhurst' Oxford Street, Woodstock.
Probate at Oxford 20 November 1918. Davenport, Arthur of Woodstock.
Administration Oxford to William Arthur Davenport, bank clerk, £182.1s.6d
Commonwealth War Grave/Memorial Douchy les Ayette British Cemetery
Total identified casualties 494
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Researched by: Alice Hipkiss
Ancestry, 'Photos credit of CWGC'. Commonwealth War Grave Commission, Local collection, Woodstock (Parish magazine) Oxfordshire County Museum, Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock,
Local Historian Patricia Crutch.