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EDWARD BRACHER

Died : 26 Dec 1918
Rank : Driver
Service no at death: T4/035905
Surname: BRACHER
Forename: EDWARD
Initials: E
Date of Birth 09 Oct 2002
Place of BirthHandley Dorset
Place of Birth Source1891 Census
Address Canford Bottom, Wimborne
Schools attended
Employment / tradeCarter on Farm
Place of work
Family (parents and grandparents)SON OF ENOS AND BETSEY BRACHER; HUSBAND OF FLORENCE BRACHER, OF LEIGH COMMON, WIMBORNE, DORSET. BORN AT WOODCUTTS, SALISBURY.
Spouse Name Florence nee Cutler Married at Corfe Mullen, Dorset in 1901
Notes6 children
Regiment at call-upRoyal Army Service Corps
Regiment at discharge
Rank at call-up
Service no at call-upT4/035905
Date of attestation 14 Dec 1914
Date of call-up -
Area reported to
Source
Naval vessels served
Decorations and awards
Other service detailsAlso with 1st/2nd East Anglian Field Ambulance
Other rankDriver
Other service no
Service facts
Age at death40
Date of death26 Dec 1918
Regiment at deathRoyal Army Service Corps
Battalion at death
Rank at deathDriver
Circumstances of deathDied of pneumonia at 31 General Hospital Egypt.(Source www.ancestry.co.uk.)
Service no at deathT4/035905
Field of action at death
Place of deathEgypt
Location of graveCAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY
PositionQ. 226.
Other memorialsSt.John's church, Wimborne Wimborne Minster .
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