Private HARRY WESTROPP BOSDET (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames HARRY WESTROPP
Surname BOSDET (photo added)
Initials H W
Place of Birth HENDON, MIDDLESEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Monday, 22 May 1916
Date of Death Monday, 19 June 1944
Age 28
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From HENDON, MIDDLESEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 5726778
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Dorsetshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment (50th Northumbrian Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX MEMORIAL
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location Panel 15, Column 2.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details SON OF HENRY THOMAS BOSDET AND MARY CATHERINE BRERETON.

Additional Information

 

Private HARRY BOSDET's father was a stained glass artist.1

 

 

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Paul Bosdet.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Paul Bosdet.
Additional photographs provided by:  
Additional information provided by: Paul Bosdet.

 

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What other people have said

Swansea

Nigel Lazenby

We are eternally greatful. Thank you Harry.

On Saturday, July 26, 2014