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Blandford Edward Clark

Blandford Edward Clark

College

Shoreditch College

Job(s)

Teacher employed by London County Council

Service number

TF/3175

WW1 rank

Private

1st/7th Bn., Middlesex Regiment

Theatre of war

Europe

Date of death

11 September 1916

Location of death

France

Buried/memorial

Thiepval Memorial

Awards/Honours

1914-1915 Star

British War Medal

Victory Medal

Biography

Private Blandford Edward Clark (sometimes spelled Clarke) was killed on 11th September 1916 during the battle of Ginchy. The battle of Ginchy was a smaller battle within the better known battle of the Somme. Private Clark was awarded the 1914-1915 Star, British War Medal, and Victory Medal.

Sources

Shoreditch College War memorial photograph

London County Council Record of Service

London County Council War Service 1914-18