Edward Jabez Firbank
First World War
31518 Bedfordshire Regiment
6th Bn. Posted to Hertfordshire Regiment
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HARPENDEN (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD
O.O. 12. United Kingdom
Harpenden Town Memorial Batford Methodist Church Memorial, Batford
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.
He died of wounds on 11 January 1919.
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.
Mary Skinner, Harpenden & District Local History Society (www.harpenden-history.org.uk), Jonty Wild