Private Winter Henry Blampied
2nd/4th Battalion, Duke of Cornwalls
Eldest son of the late Mr H C Blampied & Mrs Blampied
of Augres, Trinity, Jersey. Husband of Amelia Anne Blampied
(nee Belin) of Pine Cottage, Sion, Jersey.
Died from heatstroke, aged 41 years.
NEWS ITEM in Jersey Evening Post
of Monday 30 June 1919
Roll of Honour. We record with great regret
the death of Private Winter Henry Blampied of the Duke
of Cornwalls Light Infantry, which took place at the
stationary hospital in Delhi on 11 June 1919 of heatstroke.
The deceased soldier, who was in his 42nd year, was
the husband of Mrs Blampied (nee Belin) of Pine Cottage,
Sion, and the eldest son of the late Mr H C Blampied
and Mrs Blampied of Augres, Trinity. He served in Jersey
from 1914- 1916 and left for India on 16 August 1917.
His wife and two sons were daily expecting his return
to Jersey on demobilisation but now they have received
the tragic information stated above. We send to the
bereaved family our sincere sympathy in their sorrow.