Private Archibald Bamford

Durham Light Infantry

Died: Monday 27 September 1915 (aged 22)

Connected records

Record:
BAMFORD, ARCHIBALD
Additional information:
Son of the late Joseph and Mary Ann Elizabeth Bamford.
Cemetery:
LOOS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 106 and 107.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
St Thomas Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 47439)
Location:
Kilnhurst, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
St Marys Church (WMR 1118)
Location:
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
Midland Railway - Cenotaph (WMR 893)
Location:
Derby, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
Sherborne School - WW1 (WMR 65814)
Location:
Sherborne, Dorset
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
Finningley WW1 Plaque (WMR 46715)
Location:
Finningley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
Holy Innocents Mission - WW1 (WMR 45086)
Location:
Middleton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
Ashton Salvation Army (WMR 74914)
Location:
Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bamford, A
Memorial:
Macclesfield Park Green (WMR 2085)
Location:
Macclesfield, Cheshire

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Name:
Lieutenant Bamford
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
1 Oct 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 61)
Name:
Lieutenant Bamford
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
2 Oct 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 61)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H W Bamford
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
26 Sep 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 59)
Name:
Captain C A Bamford
Context:
other
Date:
1 Oct 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment (page 80)