1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Joseph Betteridge

Contributed by: Katy Diamond, on 2008-11-08

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Rank
First Name Joseph
Surname Betteridge
Year of Birth 1869
Year of Death Unknown
Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Place of Wartime Residence Barnard Castle, Durham

Joseph's Story

Joe won the Military Medal at the battle of the Messines Ridge on the 7th June 1917 for "Damm Strasse" Five other men were also awarded the Military Medal along side him for there bravery in this battle. Sgt W McPherson, Pte B Fenwick, Pte M Quinn, Pte E Best, and Pte J Parkin.

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