HERBERT JOHN FOREMAN

 

 

Born: 1884, Ipswich.

Died: 25th November 1917; KiA – Palestine.

Residence: 42, Mount Street, Shawlands, Glasgow, Scotland.

Enlistment Location: Liverpool, Lancashire.

Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 152966

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery, 10th Mountain Battery.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

K.84.

Jerusalem War Cemetery,

Israel & Palestine (including Gaza).

 

CENSUS

 

1891   38, Hill Street, Ipswich.

 

Herbert was 7 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

John Arthur Foreman, 34, a groom, born Ipswich.

Eliza Foreman (nee Atkins), 35, born Washbrook, Suffolk.

Gertrude Hannah Foreman, 5, born Ipswich.

Mabel Emma Foreman, 2, born Ipswich.

 

1901 24, Long Street, Ipswich.

 

Herbert was 17 years old, a Wine Merchant’s Clerk. He was living with his parents & sisters.

John, 43, a Groom – Domestic.

Eliza, 44.

Gertrude, 15, a Bookbinder.

Mabel, 12.

Grace Eliza Foreman, 6, born Ipswich.

Herbert is also remembered on St. Clement’s Church WW1 War Memorial

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Royal Garrison Artillery, 10th Mountain Battery:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-royal-artillery-in-the-first-world-war/

 

 

 

 

 

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