Joseph Bell Herdman

Joseph Bell Herdman

Birth 1886 Death 6th Nov 1918 Gunner
Royal Garrison Artilery
Service #113379

Personal Details

Place of Birth Hensingham , Cumberland
Residence at Enlistment 7 Hawthorne Terrace Carr Hill Road , Mossley, Lancs
Residence (Roll of Honour) 7 Hawthorne Terrace Carr Hill Road , Mossley, Lancs
Residence 1911 Census 8 Chapel Street , Distington
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended Primitive Methodist
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Draper
Place of Work Co-op Drapery , Manchester
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Joseph & Eleanor Herdman
Siblings Robert , Thomas
Wife's Name and Maiden Name Beatrice E Herdman nee Pearce (married 10 August 1910)
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s) Joseph Bell, John Arnold, Eric Pearce
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Royal Garrison Artilery
Battalion at Enlistment 207th
Rank at Enlistment Gunner
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 113379
Date of Enlistment 3 December 1915
Place of Enlistment Mossley
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 31
Date of Death 6th Nov 1918
Regiment at Death Royal Garrison Artilery
Battalion/Vessel at Death 207th Siege
Rank at Death Signaller 1st Class
Circumstances of Death Died of Bronchial Pnuemonia due to active service ( Mustard Gas)
Service Number at Death 113379
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death No.2 Stationary Hospital Abbeville
Battle at Death
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Grave Position V. B. 13.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-joseph-bell/
Grave/Memorial Country France
Private Memorial St Johns War Memorial


Notes Parents address - 9 Montreal Street Cleator Moor
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