Born: 1884, Ipswich.

Died: 25th November 1917; age 33; KiA – Palestine.

Occupation: Manager of Hotel St. George, Liverpool, Lancashire.

Enlistment Location: Liverpool, Lancashire.


Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 152966

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery, 10th Mountain Battery.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Jerusalem War Cemetery,

Israel & Palestine (including Gaza).




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 married Nina, of 42, Mount Street, Shawlands, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.


Soldiers’ Effects to James Campbell – Executor.


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



Royal Garrison Artillery, 10th Mountain Battery:







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