Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/495
File NumberCCM101587
TitleSerjeant BURNARD TURNER HIRTZEL - PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL - 2nd King Edward's Horse
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DescriptionFile of correspondence regarding Serjeant Burnard Turner Hirtzel who is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Main topics include: correspondence from next of kin regarding requests for a copy of Serjeant Hirtzel’s death certificate, and information about the location of his grave and date of death.
Content NoteIncludes: Letter from Major Clement Hirtzel, brother of the casualty, to the IWGC Secretary requesting a copy of Serjeant Hirtzel’s death certificate, dated 2 April 1955; letter from Major Clement Hirtzel to the IWGC Secretary requesting information about the burial location and date of death of Serjeant Hirtzel, dated 14 March 1956; letter from F. Tyrrell to Major Clement Hirtzel stating that Serjeant Hirtzel died on 17 July 1916 and commemorated on Pier No. 4, Face C on the Ploegsteert Memorial, dated 15 March 1956.
Date2/4/1955 - 17/3/1956
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NamePLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
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