We remember Bertie George Friend

We remember Bertie George Friend

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Alice Source:8676462 1873
1873
sibling John Source:8676462 1873
1880
sibling Emily Source:8676462 1880
1882
sibling Alf Source:8676462 1882
1884
birth Walthamstow, Essex United Kingdom Source:8567431 Source:8567435 1884
1889
sibling Ernest Source:8676462 1889
1891
location Gordon Road, Walthamstow, Essex United Kingdom parents address Source:8676462 1891
1891
sibling Arthur Source:8676462 1891
1894
sibling Lillie Source:8676464 1894
1896
sibling Sidney Source:8676464 1896
1898
sibling Percy Source:8676464 1898
1901
location Welford Road, Walthamstow, Essex United Kingdom parents address Source:8676464 1901
1901
employment Printers Labourer Source:8676464 1901
1906
enlistment Stratford United Kingdom Source:8567435 9th January 1906
1911
service British Army Private 9022 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:8567431 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Paper Hanger Source:8567431 1911
1911
location Artillery Barracks, Pretoria South Africa military residence address Source:8567431 1911
1914
service British Army Private 9022 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:1262330 23rd September 1914
1914
theatres Tsingtau :6h Source:1262330 23rd September 1914
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7086800 1916
1916
death Killed in Action The Somme United Kingdom Source:7086800 Source:8567435 1st July 1916
burial Y Ravine Cemetery, Beaumont-Hamel CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Sp. Mem. B. 1. Source:7086800

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Bertie George
Initials BG
Last Name Friend
Source 1262330
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Artillery Barracks, Pretoria South Africa military residence address known 1911
Gordon Road, Walthamstow, Essex United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Welford Road, Walthamstow, Essex United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9022 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 9022 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary mother
John Friend father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John brother 1873
Alice sister 1873
Emily sister 1880
Alf brother 1882
Ernest brother 1889
Arthur brother 1891
Lillie sister 1894
Sidney brother 1896
Percy brother 1898

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith1947
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658

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Multimedia

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South Wales Borderers cap badge Keith1947
Welsh Book of Remembrance Selena49658

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