William Ralph Bullard

Name

William Ralph Bullard

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

08/07/1916
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lance Corporal
10430
Bedfordshire Regiment
7th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

MORLANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO.1
A. 18.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

St Mary the Virgin Church, Therfield
Non-conformist Chapel, Therfield
Not on the Royston memorials

Pre War

Born on 22 May 1896 in Dane End, Therfield, Herts. sixth son of James and Lucy Jane (Hagger) Bullard and baptised on 4 Oct 1896. He was living there in 1901 and 1911 as a farm labourer.

Wartime Service

Entered France 12 Aug 1915. He died of wounds sustained by a shell.

Additional Information

Five Bullard brothers served in WW1, four were killed, William Ralph, above, Albert Edward, died 6 Aug 1915, Walter Thomas, died 15 Apr 1917 and Sidney, died 27 Jul 1917. They are all listed on this same memorial.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox