Private Ernest Edward Bloxham

Private Bloxham was the youngest son of George and Ann Bloxham. Prior to enlisting he was a farm labourer.

He enlisted on 19th June 1916 in the Royal West Kent Regiment, 10th Service Battalion. He was wounded on 7th June 1917 and re-joined the regiment on his recovery and became a stretcher bearer.

Private Bloxham was killed in action on 21st September 1917 at Tower Hamlets Ridge whilst assisting a comrade. He is buried at Railway Cutting Cemetery, Ypres.

He left a wife and two sons.

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