• A
  • A
  • A

Henry Charles Bloom

Born:
1887
Died:
16 Shevat 5675 (31 January 1915)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
BLO7534
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1887
Place of birth:
Holloway, London

Death

Date of death:
16 Shevat 5675 (31 January 1915)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
La Bassee
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Wulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Lived with Wife:
11 Edwards Yard Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Parents Home:
18 Checker Street Kings Lynn, Norfolk
 < Close personal journey map
Personal Journey map
Henry Charles Bloom
VIEW PERSONAL JOURNEY MAP

Family

Spouse

Jeannie Bloom (female)

Siblings

Florence Bloom (female)
John Bloom (male)

Parents

Mother: Jenny Bloom (female)
Father: Charles Bloom (male)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
7182
Date discharged/death:
31 January 1915
Rank at discharge/death:
Lance Corporal
Assignments
Regiment:
Norfolk
Battalion/unit:
1st
Campaigns:
Was involved in the 'Christmas truce' of 1914
Regiment:
2nd Norfolk Regiment Pre-war
Posting:
Served in India and South Africa before the outbreak of war.
His brother John was also a pre-war soldier and went into the war alongside him.
Courtesy of www1cemeteries.com.

Roll of Honour

H. BLOOM, 31 January 1915

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Lance Corporal
Date of Death:
31/01/1915
Age:
28
Regiment / service:
1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment
Cemetery:
Wulverghem-lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery
Grave reference:
I. A. 3.
Additional information:

Gallery

Contact the Author

Any messages sent via this facility are not the responsibility of the WWTT site and are simply passed onto the account holder’s contact and not stored here. Should the author choose to reply to you, all further contact made will not be transmitted through the site but independently through your own email or the details you leave here.

SEND MESSAGE

Contact the Author

Please note that the recipient will be provided with the email address linked to your account, and any response will not be transmitted through the site but independently through your own email.

Give us your feedback

Please tell us what you think to help us develop and progress this vital resource

London Jews in the First World War - We Were There Too

Follow us on social media:

© London Jewish Cultural Centre 2018

Website : beachshore