(Herbert) Bertie Shadbolt

Name

(Herbert) Bertie Shadbolt

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

17/02/1917
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
43251
Northamptonshire Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT
V.F.1
France

UK Memorials

Holy Trinity Church Memorial, Weston

Pre War

Born in Weston in 1885, the son of James and Mary Shadbolt of Weston. Baptised 19 July 1885 in Weston. 1911 Census: living with family in Damask Green, Weston, Herts and working as a 'carpenter on estate'.

Wartime Service

Enlisted in Hitchin, Herts. Served in France and Flanders. Killed in action.

Additional Information

Originally with Bedfordshire Regiment, no. 27029. Father George received a war gratuity of £3.

Acknowledgments

Peter Handy, Brenda Palmer