Reginald Clark

Memorial: Downend - Christ Church

Regiment: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Medals: British War Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal

Rank and number: Able Seaman BZ/1007

Parents: William and Rose Clark

Marital status: Single

Home address: Home address: 7 Bath Buildings, Staple Hill, Bristol. Lived: Lower Station Road, Staple Hill, Bristol

Pre-war occupation: Bootmaker

Date of birth: 16/02/1896

Place of birth: Downend, Bristol

Date of death: 09/09/1917

Buried/Commemorated at: St Catherine British Cemetery, Pais De Calais, France

Age: 21

Further information:

The military records record the name as Clarke rather than Clark.

Regiment: Howe Battalion, Royal Naval Division (Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve).

The Royal Naval Division was an infantry division made up of officers and ratings who were not required at sea. Many were from the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Findmypast (Soldiers Died during the Great War, 1901 & 1911 Census etc), Researcher John Davis.