Birth. Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.
Regt. The Buffs.
Regt No. 28196.
Army Reserve (Special Reservists)
6 Years Service.
DT/28916. - Bertie Moss - 4/ R.War. R.
Age 17 years 11 months.
Royal Warwickshire Regt. (Spec Res.)
Statement of 714 Bertie Moss.
Joined at Warwick 15/4/09.
Joined the Regular Army (A.S.C.) Pte.
Joined at Aldershot 25th October
1909. East Kent Regiment.
Attested Dr. 25 Oct 1909.
Duplicate Attestation of
9193 Bertie Moss The Buffs.
Born Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.
Age 18 years 5 months.
Trade Out door porter.
Next of kin
Father Henry Moss (Address not known)
Mother Jane Moss 15, Ladywell Place,
Elder brother Henry Frederick Moss.
Address as above.
Elder brother - Frank Moss. 1st
Batt. The Buffs
Enlisted at Shorncliffe 25/10/1909.
Joined on enlistment.
A.S.C. No. 28196.
The Buffs No. 9193.
Killed in Action In the Field 11/4/15.
Home 25/10/09 to 3/10/1911.
Singapore 4/10/11 to 31/1/13.
India 1/2/13 to 11/4/15.
(Not sure what was before this).
Aldershot, who is desirous of being from
the 1st (Depot) Company Army Service Corps, for the
purpose of serving with an elder brother L/2816 Moss B. Date of
attestation 25/10/09, age 18 years 6 months, trade porter out
door. County Suffolk. Single.
A Bona fide relationship appears to exist
according to records in my possession.
I have to inform you that No. T/28196, Dr.
B. Moss, No. 1 Company, Army Service Corps, will join you on
Monday 20th inst.
I have to report in accordance with
para.99, Regimental Standing Orders, that No. S/28196 Dr. B.
Moss, No. 1 Company A.S.C. was transferred to 1st. Batt. East
Regt. 2nd Batt. The Buffs East
Kent Regiment. L/9193. Pte. Moss Bertie deceased.
Father of soldier Henry Moss, 41, Nunhead
Lane, Numhead S.E. 15.
Mother Jane Moss, 12, Duncan Rd. Southsea,
Portsmouth. Late Dover.
parents had been separated since around 1910, both claimed his
Henry Frederick, age 32, Dover.
Frank Reginald, age 31.
------ George, age 34. Serving East Kent
Regiment, living in 1920 at 29 Stansted Road, Southsea,
William Theodore, age 33.
Robert age 18, Portsmouth, with mother.
Marion Kate, age 33, Dover.
Rose Florence, age 21, Address not know by
Ruby Ivy Victoria, age 17, at Portsmouth
Alice Cecilia age 16, at Portsmouth with
Declaration signed Henry Moss, Late
Colour Sgt. Father, 71, Nunhead Lane, Nunhead London, S. E. 15.
Sir I hereby acknowledge receipt of 3
photos, 1 Tutor? and 1 Disc belonging to my late son, No. 9193,
Pte. B. Moss.
Thanking you very much for the same.
I am Sir, your obedient servant.