1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Henry George Corefield

Contributed by: Philip Clarke, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Henry George
Surname Corefield
Year of Birth 1870
Year of Death 1916
Regiment South Wales Borderers
Place of Wartime Residence Penn, Staffordshire

Henry George's Story

Died In Flanders Field. A Brave Man

Sgt H Colefield Travelled from Bristol to Swansea to Sign up and found himself in Flanders wounded near Ypres, he was taken to the field hospital where John McCrae Doctor & Poet worked on his Injurys. He died from his wounds & is Buried in Essex Farm Cemetery, Belgium.

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