Edward Jabez Firbank

Name

Edward Jabez Firbank

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

11/01/1919
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
31518
Bedfordshire Regiment
6th Bn. Posted to Hertfordshire Regiment

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

HARPENDEN (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD
O.O. 12.
United Kingdom

UK Memorials

Harpenden Town Memorial
Batford Methodist Church Memorial, Batford

Pre War

Son of George Firbank, of 8, Cornwall Rd., Harpenden, and the late Mary Jane Firbank. Edward was born in Hendon and enlisted in Bedford. He lived in Harpenden.

Wartime Service

He died of wounds on 11 January 1919.

Additional Information

His father was recorded as living at 8 Cornwall Road, Harpenden after Edward’s death. He is commemorated on his mother’s grave in St Nicholas Churchyard.

Acknowledgments

Mary Skinner, Harpenden & District Local History Society (www.harpenden-history.org.uk), Jonty Wild