Evelyn Charles Bradley Wodehouse

Name

Evelyn Charles Bradley Wodehouse

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

04/10/1917
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Bedfordshire Regiment
1st Bn., attached 10th Bn. formerly RF 18th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

GAZA WAR CEMETERY
XXX. A. 3.
Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Hertingfordbury Village Memorial
Church of St Mary and St John Church Roll of Honour, Hertingfordbury
Birch Green War Memorial
Birch Green School Memorial

Pre War

Born in 1885 son of Charles Edward and Eva Priscilla Wodehouse, of Woolmers Park, Letty Green, Hertford. He was living there in 1911 as an insurance inspector.

Wartime Service

Entered the Army as a private in the 18th Royal Fusiliers and then was commissioned in the Bedfordshires. He arrived in the 5th battalion on 7 Oct 1915 at Gallipoli. They moved to Egypt on 29 Feb 1916. He was killed during shelling of the trenches outside Gaza.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox