Britton, Bertie Horace

Private 9013 Bertie Horace Britton. 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. Killed in action in Bucquoy on 1st April 1917, aged 19. Buried H.A.C. Cemetery, Ecoust-St. Mein, France. 

Grave of Bertie H. Britton, HAC.

Grave of Bertie H. Britton and William G. Walton, HAC.

  • Born in Walthamstow
  • Enlisted at Armoury House
  • Admitted on 20th September 1916
  • Went overseas on 24th December 1916
  • Killed in action at Bucquoy on 1st April 1917
  • Aged 19
  • Buried at H.A.C. Cemetery, Ecoust-St. Mein, France
  • Grave ref. I. A. 37.
  • Personal inscription: Nobly striving Nobly fell.
  • Son of Horace and Minnie Priscilla Britton, of 47, Salisbury Rd., Walthamstow, London

 

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