Private Sidney James Bone

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

2 Aug 1917

War time / or Pre War occupation


Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

64 Cowper Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Monchy British Cemetery

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 23rd August 1917
Pte Sidney James Bone

Pte Sidney James Bone, 27319, 7th Battalion Norfolk Regiment, was killed in action on August 2nd, 1917. He was aged 30, and left a widow and daughter.

After nine weeks training with the Norfolks he had been drafted to France in May 1917. He had married Minnie Evelyn Nicholls in 1908 and had a daughter, Gladys. The family home was at 64 Cowper Street, Luton.

Sidney had worked as a dairyman since he was 18, while his father Edwin had been a milk purveyor for 30 years. Edwin and his wife Mary Ann lived in Baker Street.

Individual Location

Pte Sidney James Bone

Author: Deejaya

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