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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Foncquevillers Military Cemetery, Pas De Calais, France Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Nottingham
He was the son of Thomas and Emma Millicent Hawley and the brother of Thomas Arthur, Ada Jennie and Johanna Hawley of 7 Cambria Grove Cranmer Street Nottingham.
In 1911 he was a traveller.
01 Jul 1916
28
196840 - CWGC Website
5221
Private
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Bernard Thomas Hawley enlisted at Nottingham on 19th November 1915 and went to France 29th March 1916. He was killed in action, 1st July 1916, aged 28, during the attack on Gommecourt, France, on the first day of the Battle of the Somme.Buried Foncquevillers Military Cemetery, France. Plot 1. Row L. Grave 28.
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Foncquevillers Military Cemetery, Pas De Calais, France Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Bernard Thomas Hawley - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Foncquevillers Military Cemetery, Pas De Calais, France Courtesy of Murray Biddle
  • Photograph of Bernard Thomas Hawley is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website
    Bernard Thomas Hawley - Photograph of Bernard Thomas Hawley is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website