Gt Bookham War Memorials - WWI - Pte Ernest Bartholomew
7 Bn Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment

CWGC record


Service Number G/1996
Died 01/07/1916
7th Bn. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)

None of the E Bartholomew records on CWGC reveal a local connection.
In Soldiers who Died in the Great War there are four Ernest Bartholomews. The only one with Surrey connections is:

Private, G/1996 7th Bn Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment): born Brixton, Surrey: enlisted Guildford, Surrey: resident Beddington, Surrey: kia 01/07/16

BARTHOLOMEW, Ernest, was born 1893, Brixton. His father was a milk carrier. 
In 1911 he was a nursery gardener, single, living at 8, Eastwick Road. Bookham in Edwardian Times Ref 78157.

There are no Bartholomews in the Burials Register.

He is mentioned in Turville Kille's Memoir as having been a fellow choir boy at St Nicolas.

background research: Bill Whitman: if you can add to this page please contact the editor
page added 6 Feb 2018