THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Service Record Notes

BOURN, BERTIE JAMES

Age 23.
Born abt. 1892.
Residence. 8, River Street, River, Dover.
Regt. R.G.A.
No. 102253.
 
Short Service.
Attestation of
 
 No.10253. Bertie James Bourn. RGA.
Age 23 years 5 Months.
Trade. Colliery Labourer.
Married - Yes.
 
Next of kin - Eliza Agnes Bourn, 8, River Street, River, Dover - Wife.
 
To whom married.
Eliza Agnes Kennedy, spinster, Dover 17/6/11.
8, River Street, Dover.
 
Children.
Ivy May Bourn. 2/614. Dover.
Nora Agnes Bourn. 13/1/12. Dover.
Irene Alice Bourn. 30/10/16. Dover.
 
Attested Pte. 11/12/15.
To Army reserve - 12/12/15.
Mobilized 10/7/16
 
Enlisted 11/12/15 - Gunner.
Embarked Southampton 22/9/16.
Disembarked Havre 23/9/16.
Attached V111 Corps Siege Park - In the field. 10/1/17.
Rejoined Unit - 17/3/17.
Killed in action - Field - 31/10/17.
 
Home 10/7/16 to 21/9/16.
B.E.F 22/9/16 to 31/10/16.
RGA No. 1 Depot posted Gnr. 10/7/16.
 
Killed in action BEF France - Gnr. 31/10/17.
Buried in Ypres Resevoir North Cemetery 

 


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