THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Service Record Notes

CORK, HARRY

Pension Record.

Harry Cork.
Born abt. 1871.
Birth Parish, St. Mary’s.
Regt. No. 780.
 
Army Reserve. (Special Reservists)
One Years Service.
Attestation of
Harry Cork. Buffs East Kent.
Parish St. Mary’s Chatham, Kent.
Age 43 years - 2 days.
Trade - Labourer.
 
Small heart tattoo on left forearm.
 
Attested at Dover 1st September 1914.
 
276409. Harry Cork.
The Buffs.
Attested Pte. 1/9/14.
Posted Pte. 6/9/14.
Posted Pte. 5/10/15.
Posted Pte. 12/10/16.
Posted Pte. 9/12/16.
 
Labour Corps. Transferred Pte. 30/6/17.
Posted Pte. 30/6/17.
 
276409. Harry Cork.
Home 1/9/14 to 4/10/15.
B.E.F.F. 5/10/15 to 22/10/15.
M.E. Force 23/10/15 to 11/10/16.
Home 12/10/16 to 8/3/18.
 
Discharged no longer physically fit for war service - Pte. 8/3/18.
 
Next of Kin - Wife, Elizabeth Cork, Harry, Alf, Thomas, Steven. 14, George Street, Buckland, Dover.
 
To whom married - Elizabeth Clark, spinster, 21/1/97. Dover.
 
Children.
Thomas James Robert. 6/8/1900, Dover. Epileptic.
Stephen Valentine. 5/6/04 St. Mary’s, Dover.

 


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