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Bloomfield, O., L/Cpl., 1917

Medal Index Card

On the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France, is the name of 16268 Lance Corporal Oliver Bloomfield, serving with the 9th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, who died 08/02/1917.

He was the husband of Georgina Pitt (formerly Bloomfield), of 26, Tenth Avenue, Blyth.

Morpeth Herald 02/03/1917 carries a brief obituary:

News has been received that Private Bloomfield, of Sidney Street, son of the late Daniel Bloomfield of Bebside has been killed in action.

Oliver Bloomfield is remembered at Blyth on B42.24

The CWGC entry for Private Bloomfield

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