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Private 2446 Sidney Robert Bousfield

1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Killed in Action, Battle of Hill 60 (2nd Battle of Ypres), France and Flanders, 26 April 1915, aged 19

  • Commemorated: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 8
  • Awarded: 1914/15 Star with Clasp, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of George and Sarah Jane Bousfield
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Nuneaton WW1 RWR

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Military, Census and Family History Information

  • Born Jul Qtr 1896 and baptised 21 Oct 1896 at Coventry
  • Educated at Warwick Army School, Budbrooke
  • Lived at Warwick Army School [1901]
  • Lived as a boarder at 20 Hinckley Road, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Lived at The Lawns Cottage, Lutterworth Road, Nuneaton [1915]
  • Employed as a Hatter [1911]
  • Employed as a Collier [1913]
  • Enlisted at Warwick in June 1913
  • Wounded in the Retreat From Mons, Aug/Sept 1914. Went back to France on 23 Feb 1915

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