5038975 L/Sgt Henry Bertram Philpott MSM, 1st North Staffs

1892 Born Henry Bertram Philpott at Lichfield Whittington

1901 census with grandparents at 63, Lower Sandford Street, Lichfield St Mary

1911 census he is a Private in 1/bn N Stafford Rgt at Shornecliffe Camp. He is given as single, born Lichfield Whittington

1920 May 14. Gazetted MSM while serving in India

1920 Dec 10. Son of Helen King (formerly Philpotts), of South Cottage, Maney, Sutton Coldfield, and the late John Philpotts. In Irish GRO as Bernard H Philpott at Baltinglass, Wicklow. His mother appears to have remarried in 1905. In 1901 census his mother is a visitor at 1, Victoria Road, Sutton Coldfield, where the head of household is Henry King, single, a Soldier Volunteer Instructor.

Buried Curragh

British soldiers died in Ireland