Genealogists' Forum - We have branches everywhere!



Go Back   Genealogists' Forum - We have branches everywhere! > Research > What Did Your Relative Do In The Great War?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 15-06-15, 16:32
Jill Jill is online now
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,125
Default (63)Arthur Charles Barnett, 21629 Duke of Edinburgh’s (Wiltshire) Regiment

63rd of the Old Boys of St Wilfrid's School, Haywards Heath to lose his life in the Great War.

Arthur was the son of Alfred and Sarah Ann Barnett, and was born on the 19th March 1899 in Haywards Heath, the youngest of nine children. He was baptised at St Wilfrid’s church on 14th May of that year. The family lived at 8 Western Road in 1901, and were at “Winston”, Western Road in 1911 together with two Jennings boys who were boarders, their father being a widower in the workhouse. Arthur’s father was a builder’s labourer, his mother died in 1916.

Arthur was killed in action on 27 May 1918 in France, and has no known grave. His father received his pay of £4 3s 7d on 24 Sep 1918 and £4 War Gratuity on 1 December 1919.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 18:17.


Hosted by Photon IT

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 PL3
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.