We remember Herbert George Somers

We remember Herbert George Somers

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1881
birth Battersea, Surrey United Kingdom Source:9561869 11th October 1881
1881
location 66 Freke Road, Battersea, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:9561869 11th October 1881
1881
location 66 Freke Road, Battersea, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:9562011 4th December 1881
1907
employment Fish Salesman United Kingdom Source:9562018 21st January 1907
1907
marriage Fanny Louise Bonds Source:9562018 21st January 1907
1907
location 9 Lucas Street, Deptford, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9562018 21st January 1907
1908
children Fanny Isabel Louise Somers Source:9595432 30th April 1908
1910
children John George Chance Somers Source:9595432 14th August 1910
1914
children Walter Richard Somers Source:9595432 10th April 1914
1915
location 21 Bradley Street, South Lambeth, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9595426 21st June 1915
1915
employment Fishmonger United Kingdom Source:9595426 21st June 1915
1915
service British Army Driver 34082 Royal Field Artillery 179 Brigade Source:9595432 21st June 1915
1915
dates Age 34 Source:9595426 21st June 1915
1915
enlistment Deptford, London United Kingdom Source:9595432 22nd June 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Bombardier 34082 Royal Field Artillery 179 Brigade Source:9595432 18th September 1915
1916
children Herbert Somers Source:9595432 9th August 1916
1916
service British Army Bombardier 34082 Royal Field Artillery 179 Brigade Source:9595432 22nd August 1916
1918
location 66 Vanguard Street, St Johns, Deptford, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9561943 16th September 1918
1918
dates Age 36 Source:9561943 16th September 1918
1918
service British Army Gunner 34082 Royal Field Artillery 174 Brigade Source:9595432 16th September 1918
1918
service British Army Gunner 34082 Royal Field Artillery C Battery, 174 Brigade Source:9561943 16th September 1918
1918
service British Army Gunner L/34082 Royal Field Artillery C/174 Brigade Source:9561902 16th September 1918
service British Army Acting Bombardier 34082 Royal Field Artillery Source:4191512
1918
death Died of wounds Gas inhalation France Source:9561902 16th September 1918
burial Terlincthun British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Wimille, Pas de Calais Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France France IV. A. 36. Source:9561943 Source:9562142

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert George
Initials HG
Last Name Somers
Source 9561869
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
21 Bradley Street, South Lambeth, London United Kingdom their own address known 21st June 1915
66 Freke Road, Battersea, Surrey United Kingdom their own address known 11th October 1881
66 Freke Road, Battersea, Surrey United Kingdom their own address known 4th December 1881
66 Vanguard Street, St Johns, Deptford, London United Kingdom their own address known 16th September 1918
9 Lucas Street, Deptford, London United Kingdom their own address known 21st January 1907
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 34082 Royal Field Artillery Acting Bombardier
British Army L/34082 Royal Field Artillery C/174 Brigade Gunner
British Army 34082 Royal Field Artillery C Battery, 174 Brigade Gunner
British Army 34082 Royal Field Artillery 179 Brigade Driver
British Army 34082 Royal Field Artillery 179 Brigade Acting Bombardier
British Army 34082 Royal Field Artillery 179 Brigade Bombardier
British Army 34082 Royal Field Artillery 174 Brigade Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Fanny Isabel Louise Somers daughter 30th April 1908
John George Chance Somers son 14th August 1910
Walter Richard Somers son 10th April 1914
Herbert Somers son 9th August 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Somers mother
George Chance Somers father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Fanny Louise Bonds wife 21st January 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-06-21 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1881-12-04 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658

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Medal Card - Service No: 34082 Veronica159220
Medal Card- Service Nos: TF/736572 and 146469 Veronica159220
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