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Proudfoot, A.E., Pte., 1916

Photo: Brian Chandler

In Blyth Cemetery is a family headstone which reads:

In loving memory of
George Charles Proudfoot,
Husband of
Jannet Phoebe Proudfoot,
Died May 8th 1922, aged 88 years.
Edith Jannet, their daughter
died Aug. 15th 1903, aged 18 years.
Arthur Edmund, their son
Reported missing, presumed
Killed in France,
Nov. 3rd 1916, aged 27 years.
Also the above Jannet Phoebe
Who died August 23rd 1922
Aged 89 years.

He is remembered in Birtley on B127.01 and in the D.L.I. Book of Remembrance page 308

The CWGC entry for Private Proudfoot

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk