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Parents: Robert and Sarah Kirk of Bolsover. Widow: Beatrice Daisy, nee Lawrence, married in Luton in 1915. Thier daughter, Edna M was born in Luton in the summer of 1916. Beatrice lived at 154 Wellington Street, Luton.
Coal Miner
30 Apr 1917
645929 - CWGC Website
11 New Street, Bolsover
2/6th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Attested 21/10/1914. Died of gunshot wounds to thigh and abdomen. Beatrice was awarded a pension of 18 shillings and 9 pence for her self and one child. Items returned; ID disc, 3 stamps, cigarettes, pipe, photographs, diary, false teeth and wallet.
Headstone Inscription: "Peace Perfect Peace". This man is commemorated in a book of remembrance held by Mansfield District Council.
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