Bandsman Francis Burke, 5485339, 2nd Bn. Hampshire Regiment

1900 Born

1901 living at 62, Colebrook Street, Winchester St Maurice

1911 census 62 Colebrook St Winchester

1921 May 31. died age 21 Killed by Youghal Bomb

Three came from Winchester; The funerals of these three young men took place in Winchester on 6 June 1921 with full military honours and the citizens, who wished to pay their last respects to three of their number, lining the City streets.The funeral of Bandsman Burke had taken place at St. Maurice Church before proceeding to West Hill Cemetery. It was a very sad day for the relatives of these young men, The Hampshire Regiment, the County and the City.

Burke's funeral in Winchester

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