We remember Herbert John West

We remember Herbert John West

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth United Kingdom Source:7152354 1889
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4702927 14th August 1915
1918
dates Age 29 Source:7152354 22nd August 1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:4702927
service British Army Second Lieutenant Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:4702927
service British Army Lieutenant Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:4702927
service British Army Captain Bedfordshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 1st Battalion Source:7152354
1918
death Died of wounds Source:7152354 Source:7620276 22nd August 1918
burial Bagneux British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Gezaincourt, Somme France VI. A. 17. Source:7152354

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert John
Initials HJ
Last Name West,
Source 4702927
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Bedfordshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 1st Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma mother
William F West father

Media

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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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War Diary of 1st Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment 21 Aug 1918 Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Barclays Bank - We Will Remember Them James201
Detail Page from Barclays Bank Book of Remembrance James201
Original London and South Western Bank Memorial James201

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