James Stanley Burr

Name

James Stanley Burr

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

06/06/1916
29

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Staff Serjeant
12749
Royal Garrison Artillery
Experimental Establishment, Royal Arsenal

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

STANDON (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD
United Kingdom

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Standon War Memorial, St Mary’s Church Memorial, Standon
Puckeridge Memorial Plaque, Standon Village Hall, Standon

Pre War

James Stanley Burr was baptised 22nd August 1886 at St Mary’s Church, Standon to parents James Henry and Ellen Burr (nee Rainbow). He married Ida Irene Marie McClements on 29th March 1910 at Fulham by which time he had been promoted to Bombardier.

Wartime Service

He died 6th June 1916 aged 29, following discharged from the army being no longer physically fit – possibly work related cancer.

Additional Information

See additional information link Son of James Henry and Elizabeth Burr, of Standon; husband of Ida M. Burr, of Standon Post Office, Ware.

Acknowledgments

Di Vanderson, Jonty Wild