BERTIE ROBERT FOREMAN

 

 

Born: 1891, Ipswich.

Died: 26th June 1916; age:25; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Woolwich, Kent.

Date of Entry Therein: 13th August 1914 – France.

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 13885; Regiment: Grenadier Guards, 2nd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

I.P.16.

Essex Farm Cemetery,

West-Vlaanderen,

Belgium.

 

Brother to ERNEST FOREMAN

 

CENSUS

 

1901   98, Bath Street, Ipswich.

 

Bertie was 9 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

Frederick William Foreman, 49, a Boiler Maker, born Wrenthan, Norfolk.

Esther Foreman (nee Nunn), 47, born Haverhill, Suffolk.

Hannah Foreman, 18, a Corset Embroiderer, born Colchester, Essex.

Daisy Annie Foreman, 11, born Ipswich.

Esther Beatrice Foreman, 4, born Ipswich.

 

1911   St. Margaret’s & St. John, London.

 

Bertie was 19 years old, a Soldier ranked Private for the 1st Battalion of the Grenadier Guards.

 

In 1914, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Bertie married Emily C. Southgate. They had 1 daughter:

Irene G. Foreman, born 1915, Cambridge – died 1915, Cambridge.

 

Grenadier Guards, 2nd Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/grenadier-guards/

 

 

 

 

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