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Boughton, Dunkirk & Hernhill
War Memorials



HERBERT FOSTER

Private  G/715

6th Battalion, The Buffs  (East Kent Regiment)


Who died on 13 October 1915        Age 20

Herbert Foster was born on 11th March 1895, and baptised at St Barnabas on 14 April, the son of John and Hannah Foster, of Stocker’s Hill, Boughton, and the brother of  William Foster, whose name also appears on the War Memorial at St. Barnabas Church, Boughton.


Private Foster is remembered with honour at the Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France, where his name appears amongst those listed between panels 15 and 19 and at the War Memorial at St. Barnabas Church, Boughton..

Sources:

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website: CWGC.org

Parish Registers, St Barnabas Church, Boughton

Photos - Owen

Loos Memorial

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