Card, Stormont Hays

Stormont Card was born on 19th January 1886 in Sidcup, Kent, the eldest son of Arthur William Card. After attending Sherborne School, Stormont matriculated at Pembroke College in 1912. A 2nd lieutenant with 1st battalion, Somerset Light Infantry, Stormont was killed in action on 10th April 1917 at 'Hill 145', Vimy Ridge, France, in the 3rd Battle of Arras. He is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Stormont's letter courtesy of Graham Tucker