David Arthur Hornby

Name

David Arthur Hornby

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

11/12/1915
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
19819
Bedfordshire Regiment
7th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

VILLERS-BOCAGE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
B. 1.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born on 28 Oct 1879 in Hertford son of John and Eliza (Gardiner) Hornby, of Frogs Hall, 39 Hertingfordbury Road, Hertford and baptised on 8 Feb 1880 at St Andrew’s, Hertford and living at 41 Hertingfordbury Road, Hertford in 1891. He lived and worked with his brother Charles as a coach painter’s apprentice in Islington in 1901 and was back with his parents in Hertford in 1911 working as a painter. He was unmarried.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford, entered France on 26 Jul 1915 and died in service.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox