Lance Corporal Herbert Leslie Stubbs, 5999140, 1st Bn. Essex Regiment

1895 Oct/Dec. Born Woolwich, Kent

1901 census . This may be him living with parents at 76, Henry Street, Woolwich. However the re-marriage of his mother appears to be of a Hilda M Stubbs

1911 census

1915 Oct 27 Landed in France and served in France till 12 Dec 1915

1917 Dec 22. served with MEF till 23 Mar 1919, when he must have been discharged

1919 Mar 23. Enlisted in Essex Regt in Jumet, France. His trade was given as "clerk". Son of Mrs L Bowen, 2 Heathwood Gardens, Charlton, London Se (Ewart S Bowen had married Hilda M Stubbs in 1912)

1921 Feb 23 Died in the tit for tat executions of Essex soldiers

Buried. Charlton Cemetery, Section C 2nd Gen Grave number 627


Essex Regiment executions