Private GEORGE BUNN (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames GEORGE
Surname BUNN (photo added)
Initials G
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 30 July 1944
Age 25
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 5114347
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1/7 Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment (59th Staffordshire Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration FONTENAY-LE-PESNEL WAR CEMETERY, TESSEL
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location II. C. 15.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES EDMUND AND ALICE BUNN, OF SMALL HEATH, BIRMINGHAM.

Additional Information

 

 

Private GEORGE BUNN was killed in action on the same day as his friend, Private LEONARD JAMES SPRINGETT, and his commanding officer Captain WILLIAM NEWSOME BUSHILL.1

 

 

 

 

References
1. Dee Springett, Niece of Private LEONARD JAMES SPRINGETT.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: George Bunn, nephew of GEORGE BUNN.
Additional photographs provided by:  
Additional information provided by: Dee Springett, Niece of Private LEONARD JAMES SPRINGETT.

 

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Birmingham, England

George Bunn

The Uncle I was named after but never met.

On Saturday, June 14, 2014