Tuesday 18 August 2015

Barnsley Cemetery Harry Liddall Bambridge

The family gravestone of Harry Liddall Bambridge M C

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Pete Schofield

Grave Location and Inscription:
Plot M.10
Died Jan 26th 1922 / Also to the dear / Memory Of / 2nd Lieut / Harry Liddall Bambridge, M.C. / East Yorkshire Regt. -- son of the above / And Amy's dearly beloved husband / who fell in France March 31st 1918 / aged 30 years / Also to the dear memory of / Agnes Bambridge / widow of the above Samuel Bambridge / died January 16th 1933 aged 80 years // -- / loving memory of / Kate Firth / who died Jan 7th 1928 / aged 69 years.

Harry Liddall Bambridge is remembered on the St Marys Church Combined War Memorial Barnsley and on the Holgate Grammar School Old Boys WW1 memorial

Harry Liddall Bambridge is remembered on the Arras Memorial in France and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission  website.  

It would appear that he was awarded the Military Cross

BWMP # BAR07/53