Herbert Rofe Halls

Name

Herbert Rofe Halls

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

14/11/1916

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
29771
Bedfordshire Regiment
7th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT
I. B. 27.
France

UK Memorials

The Church of St Mary the Virgin, Albury

Pre War

Herbert Rofe Halls was born in late 1879 in Albury, the son of Frederick and Susannah Hails. The name Rofe comes from his mother’s family. In 1891 they were living at Clapgate and his father was a Farm Bailiff. In 1901 Herbert was a farm labourer, stil

Wartime Service

He is recorded as enlisting in Bedford in to the Bedfordshire Regt and was serving in C Company 7th Battalion when he was killed, while relieving the Suffolk Regt in the front line Regina Trench. He is recorded in the Bn. log as 29774 not 29771.

Acknowledgments

Jonty Wild