Herbert Butterfield


Died of Carcinoma of stomach and Asthenia on 17/5/1920. He was Private 206623 Royal Army Medical Corps. Herbert was previously Driver 28668 Royal Field Artillery. The son of Edwin and Sarah Butterfield, he had 21 years service under his belt. Born at Thornton. His papers survive on Ancestry. His MIC states only that he died on 15/5/1920? Herbert is buried at Bradford (Thornton) Cemetery, F. ‘U’ 951.


1881 Census, Aged 2, Parents Edwin & Sarah, Address Green Clough Head
1891 Census, Aged 12, 9 Maltkiln Ln, Coal Miner
1901 Census ??? Military Service RFA
1911 Census, Aged 32, 25 Backfields Thornton, Packer Tops & Noils

Bradford (Thornton) Cemetery












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